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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Brisk winds with coastal showers. Hot in the N and E, grading warm S and W.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and northwest. Mostly clear in central and southern parts.

  • 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.

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

31.1°C

Eucla
Hottest

40.7°C

Nyang

43.0°C

Eyre

41.0°C

Forrest

46.2°C

Nyang

14.6°C

Manjimup
Coldest

11.7°C

Eyre

16.5°C

Karnet
 

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

42km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

87km/h

Gooseberry Hill

109km/h

Cunderdin Airfield

87km/h

Norseman Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

147.4mm

Dwellingup

71.0mm

Marble Bar
 

242.0mm

Derby Rfds
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 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 57 SSW 24 46
Mostly sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 69 SSW 31 61
Mostly sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 22 59 S 18 50
Cloudy
17 22 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 69 ESE 25 68
Sunny
18 37 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 34 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 28 71 SW 33 65
Possible thunderstorm
22 36 50% 1-5mm Nil E 19 57 E 18 33
Possible thunderstorm
19 27 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 50% 5-10mm Nil E 14 71 NNW 22 66
Mostly sunny
26 42 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 18 E 22 10
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Weather News

SA heatwave forecast forces total fire bans, TDU cycling shortened

06:40 EDT

South Australia is facing two days of temperatures in the 40s, with total fire bans imposed for many parts of the state and the extreme weather forcing changes to the Tour Down Under cycling.

Brumbies feel the heat as dry times start to bite in Hunter Valley

06:17 EDT

A lack of rain is taking its toll on a Hunter Valley brumby sanctuary, with wild horses from the Snowy Mountains struggling to acclimatise in parched conditions.

Cyclone Joyce stirs up snake activity in WA's north as king brown strikes at dog

17:42 EDT

A cyclone which lashed northern Western Australia has stirred up snake activity in people's backyards, with a pet dog having a narrow miss with a deadly king brown on a family's veranda.