Western Australian Weather

WA
Tue 23:45 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Windy, showers in southwest, mainly far southwest. Hot with showers/storms north and east.

  • Thursday Wind easing, showers mostly clearing in south. Hot with showers/storms north and east.

  • Friday Breezy west & south. Mild in south. Warm in west. Hot with showers/storms north and interior.

  • Saturday Breezy west & south. Mild in south. Warmer in west. Hot with showers/storms north and interior.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/01 Mon 21/01 Tue 22/01

35.2°C

Laverton Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

46.8°C

Shark Bay Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.8°C

Hyden
Avg: Rec:

47.0°C

Leonora Ap
Avg: Rec:

49.1°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

13.1°C

Cape Naturaliste
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

11.2°C

Mount Barker
Avg: Rec:

10.0°C

Brookton
Avg: Rec:
 

4.8°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

SW 53km/h

Cape Naturaliste
Windiest

90km/h

Broome Ntc

83km/h

Wyndham Ap

94km/h

Cape Naturaliste
-

11.6mm last hr

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

57.8mm

Cocos Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.0mm

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:
 

83.7mm

Anna Plains
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
20 35 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 36 SSW 24 32
Possible thunderstorm
23 37 80% 1-5mm Nil E 21 42 SSW 28 47
Sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 47 SW 18 40
Mostly sunny
14 29 20% < 1mm Nil NW 9 59 SSW 22 51
Sunny
19 39 50% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 38 80% 5-10mm Nil E 26 59 SE 22 63
Sunny
22 36 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 18 34 NE 13 18
Sunny
15 31 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 34 90% 10-20mm Nil N 24 73 NW 28 71
Clearing shower
23 36 80% 1-5mm Nil E 18 40 E 16 33
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Weather News

BOM forecaster Mike Bergin retires after 49 'magnificent' years

01:03 EDT

Mike Bergin "stumbled" into a career with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) at the age of 18 and is retiring after five decades, having witnessed firsthand the monumental changes not only in forecasting technology, but also Australia's climate.

Bushfire destroys wilderness retreat as emergency crews look ahead to hot, windy weather

00:34 EDT

Fire crews faced difficult conditions on Tuesday night as they continued to battle dozens of blazes across Tasmania, with the public told to stay out of remote areas until after the upcoming long weekend for their own safety.

Unusually wild, wintry weather looms in WA's south-west as cyclone possible in the north

20:04 EDT

A dose of wild, wintry weather is expected in WA's south-west as it brims with holidaymakers hoping to make the most of the region's idyllic beaches and campsites.