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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Hot with rain and storms north, heavy interior. Warm west & far south, light showers far south.

  • Friday Hot with rain and storms north, heavy interior. Heating up in the west. Mild in far south.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

36.0°C

Meekatharra Ap
Hottest

43.0°C

Eucla

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

16.9°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

7.0°C

Jarrahwood

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

WSW 48km/h

Esperance Ap
Windiest

77km/h

Rottnest Island

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

98.8mm

Laverton Ap

77.0mm

Ruby Plains

134.8mm

Telfer Ap

135.0mm

Telfer Ap
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 %
Mostly sunny
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 54 SSW 30 40
Windy
14 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 34 52 S 41 44
Mostly sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 49 SSW 20 41
Possible shower
14 18 5% < 1mm Nil SW 20 54 SW 26 50
Sunny
12 29 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
20 29 10% < 1mm Nil S 38 59 SSW 38 52
Mostly sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil S 24 58 SSE 23 28
Thunderstorms clearing
20 27 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
27 31 40% 1-5mm Nil W 19 68 W 21 68
Late thunder
24 35 70% 5-10mm Nil WNW 10 54 W 13 42
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Weather News

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:51 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.