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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Rain over the Kimberley. Showers/storms NW to SE. Very hot over central parts. Milder in the SW.

  • Monday Showers and storms over central & southern inland. Rain about the Kimberley Coast. Hot throughout.

  • Tuesday Heavy rain in the far N, showers & storms inland. Hot throughout. Southerlies along the W coast.

  • Wednesday Very hot for central and northern parts. Storms and showers, especally Kimberley.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 18/01 Fri 19/01 Sat 20/01

36.0°C

Wiluna Airport
Hottest

46.0°C

Eucla

41.2°C

Nyang

42.0°C

Warburton

46.2°C

Nyang

17.6°C

Jacup
Coldest

6.7°C

Bridgetown

7.0°C

Windy Harbour
 

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

S 37km/h

Carnarvon Ap
Windiest

81km/h

Marble Bar

92km/h

Bedout Island

107km/h

Paraburdoo Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.0mm

Fossil Downs

34.0mm

Derby Ap
 

242.0mm

Derby Rfds
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
21:20 WST
E 13 15 17.8 14.9 17.8 83 2 0.0 1013.0
21:20 WST
NNE 11 13 29.6 26.5 37.3 83 3 0.0 1005.3
21:20 WST
S 17 20 23.7 16.2 23.7 63 5 0.0 -
21:20 WST
S 37 44 25.7 22.1 27.1 80 4 0.0 1006.9
21:20 WST
SE 13 17 19.9 16.5 19.9 81 2 0.2 1013.4
23:50 WST
E 13 15 31.1 8.7 29.4 25 20 0.0 1010.4
21:20 WST
E 19 24 28.7 13.0 28.1 38 14 0.0 1010.7
21:20 WST
S 11 15 25.7 17.1 26.6 59 5 0.0 1008.1
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.