Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Showers ans storms in the north and east. Hot, dry and sunny in south and NW.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms in NE. Hot and sunny, very hot over Gascoyne and Pilbara.

  • Monday Partly cloudy and warm in W and SW. Windy in W. Hot inland, very hot in NE with possible storms.

  • Tuesday Showers/storms for Kimberley, central-W & SW. Dry and breezy in the SE and far NW.

  • Wednesday Widespread showers and storms inland. Hot in the east and north, cooler in the southwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/01 Thu 17/01 Fri 18/01

39.4°C

Carnarvon Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.3°C

Warburton
Avg: Rec:

43.4°C

Wiluna Airport
Avg: Rec:
- -

44.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Avg: Rec:

49.1°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

19.1°C

Karnet
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.2°C

Jacup
Avg: Rec:

6.5°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

9.0°C

Bridgetown
Avg: Rec:

4.8°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

NE 31km/h

Dalwallinu
Windiest

74km/h

Kununurra Ap

100km/h

Broome Ntc

88km/h

Halls Creek
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.6mm

Udialla
Avg: Rec:
- -

83.7mm

Anna Plains
Avg: Rec:

19.0mm

Truscott
Avg: Rec:

19.0mm

Truscott
Avg: Rec:
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
22 40 5% < 1mm Nil NE 19 27 WSW 21 28
Sunny
23 40 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 23 30 SSW 25 30
Sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil N 5 37 WNW 12 42
Sunny
17 29 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 54 SSE 20 45
Sunny
21 42 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
26 37 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 52 W 24 56
Sunny
20 38 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 39 E 15 17
Mostly sunny
18 27 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 64 ESE 20 66
Mostly sunny
29 34 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 14 69 W 20 64
Mostly sunny
26 42 20% < 1mm Nil E 28 21 E 16 11
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