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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Hot with showers & storms inland, mainly interior. Hot west coast & southwest ahead of cooler change.

  • Sunday Hot with showers and storms inland and east. Cooler change crossing south. Warm west coast.

  • Monday Hot with showers and storms north, heavy interior. Mild & clearing in far south. Heating up in west.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over the interio and extreme north.

  • Wednesday Widespread storms in the north, dry in the south. Very hot in the west, warm to very warm elsehwere.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01

39.9°C

Mount Magnet
Hottest

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

38.9°C

Leonora Ap

41.6°C

Nyang

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

21.6°C

Cape Naturaliste
Coldest

9.5°C

Ongerup

6.0°C

Jarrahwood

8.4°C

Eyre

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

WNW 44km/h

Onslow Ap
Windiest

74km/h

Morawa Ap

66km/h

Esperance Ap

68km/h

Geraldton Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

134.8mm

Telfer Ap

41.8mm

Warmun

68.4mm

Bonney Downs

46.0mm

Kalumburu
Western Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.8°C at
Mundrabilla Station in 1979
Lowest 13.9°C at
Mount Barker in 1917
Highest 35.5°C at
Wittenoom in 2003
Lowest 0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1921
Highest 504.8mm at
Kuri Bay in 1982

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
20 37 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 34 SSW 18 30
Sunny
20 34 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 20 38 SSW 22 39
Sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 38 WSW 14 36
Sunny
15 26 5% < 1mm Nil E 13 58 SE 24 50
Sunny
18 38 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 34 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 54 SW 21 56
Sunny
17 34 5% < 1mm Nil E 19 41 ESE 18 12
Mostly sunny
16 24 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 32 90% 10-20mm Nil SW 20 75 WSW 18 74
Late shower
22 34 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 24 58 SE 24 43
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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.