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Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers/storms in the north, mostly dry elsewhere. Hot in the southeast, very hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Very hot in the E and N. Thunder in the Kimberley. Windy, showers and storms in the south.

  • Sunday Showers and storms for the southwest. fresh winds in the southwest, mostly clear north.

  • Monday Windy, showers and storms in the southwest. Hot in the north grading to mild in the south.

  • Tuesday Very hot over inland Kimberley and Pilbara. Cool in the southwith wind and rain easing.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 12/12 Wed 13/12 Thu 14/12

43.8°C

Marble Bar
Hottest

42.9°C

Argyle Ap

43.9°C

Telfer Ap

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

45.1°C

Warmun

20.8°C

Esperance Ntc
Coldest

8.9°C

Collie East

7.7°C

Jacup

5.0°C

Eyre

2.5°C

Jarrahwood

SSW 44km/h

Ocean Reef
Windiest

90km/h

Forrest

81km/h

Giles

75km/h

Troughton Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.2mm

Mundrabilla Station

40.0mm

Theda

46.0mm

Kalumburu

46.0mm

Kalumburu
Western Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.4°C at
Roebourne in 2011
Lowest 12.2°C at
Mount Barker in 1922
Highest 35.0°C at
Marble Bar in 1902
Lowest 0.0°C at
Bridgetown in 1953
Highest 711.0mm at
Munglinup West in 2010

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 %
Windy with showers
14 20 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 35 49 WNW 44 41
Mostly sunny
29 35 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 62 W 26 61
Windy with showers
13 21 80% 10-20mm Nil W 34 52 W 47 57
Mostly sunny
20 27 10% < 1mm Nil SW 26 55 SW 33 57
Possible thunderstorm
20 43 50% < 1mm Nil N 29 28 WSW 18 44
Possible shower
16 25 40% < 1mm Nil WSW 32 57 WSW 40 58
Late shower
27 40 50% 1-5mm Nil N 28 20 NNW 24 14
Windy
21 32 30% < 1mm Nil W 23 35 WNW 36 18
Possible shower
14 21 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers increasing
16 21 80% 5-10mm Nil W 34 60 W 41 53
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Weather News

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.