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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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
Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01

33.8°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Murchison

42.5°C

Bulga Downs

41.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

10.5°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

8.6°C

Wagin

7.0°C

Wandering
 

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

S 51km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

62km/h

Wyndham Ap

81km/h

Kalgoorlie

62km/h

Giles
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.0mm

Mount Vernon

111.6mm

Wyndham Ap
 

179.5mm

Kingston Rest
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 Daily Summaries

Tuesday January 24, 2017
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(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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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.