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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Thursday Widespread thunderstorms Pilbara and Kimberley. Coastal showers for northwest, dry in the south.

  • Friday Heavy showers, gusty winds and storms in N. Mostly dry in the south. Hot central parts.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01

37.5°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

41.6°C

Nyang

42.0°C

Murchison

42.5°C

Bulga Downs

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

12.5°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

8.4°C

Eyre

8.6°C

Wagin

7.0°C

Wandering

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

SSE 44km/h

North Island
Windiest

68km/h

Geraldton Ap

62km/h

Wyndham Ap

81km/h

Kalgoorlie
-

1.0mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

68.4mm

Bonney Downs

34.0mm

Mount Vernon

111.6mm

Wyndham Ap

112.0mm

Wyndham 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
(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
15 19 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 58 SSE 25 58
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 22 76 NNW 22 75
Increasing sunshine
13 29 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 55 S 22 44
Possible thunderstorm
24 30 90% 10-20mm Nil ESE 22 71 S 21 72
Possible thunderstorm
23 29 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
18 30 90% 5-10mm Nil SSE 22 60 S 30 63
Mostly sunny
26 39 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 12 42 E 16 29
Possible thunderstorm
20 30 80% 1-5mm Nil E 14 63 ESE 15 43
Possible shower
15 28 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
16 30 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 21 53 S 25 50
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.