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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and storm in the nortth and inland. Hot in the N and E, grading warm S and W.

  • Friday Areas of heavy rain and storms in the far north. Patchy showers and storms in the west.

  • Saturday Showers and Storms along the north coast. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Rain over the Kimberley. Showers/storms NW to SE. Very hot over central parts. Milder in the SW.

  • Monday Showers and storms over central & southern inland. Rain about the Kimberley Coast. Hot throughout.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

44.9°C

Forrest
Hottest

40.7°C

Nyang

42.8°C

Eyre

43.0°C

Eyre

46.2°C

Nyang

18.0°C

Albany Airport
Coldest

11.7°C

Eyre

16.5°C

Karnet

13.6°C

Mount Barker

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 42km/h

Garden Island
Windiest

87km/h

Gooseberry Hill

109km/h

Cunderdin Airfield

87km/h

Norseman Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

147.4mm

Dwellingup

90.0mm

Napier Downs

31.0mm

Kalumburu

31.2mm

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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Cloudy
17 22 10% < 1mm Nil SE 20 69 SE 24 62
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 40% 1-5mm Nil SSW 12 71 NNW 22 66
Mostly sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 22 57 S 19 48
Mostly sunny
25 34 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 28 71 SW 34 65
Possible thunderstorm
19 27 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 69 SSW 32 60
Sunny
26 42 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 18 E 22 9
Possible thunderstorm
22 36 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 20 53 E 18 35
Sunny
18 37 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 58 SSW 24 45
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