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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Widespread storms in the north, dry in the south. Very hot in the west, warm-to-hot elsehwere.

  • Thursday Widespread rain and storms Pilbara and Kimberley. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

  • Friday Heavy showers, gusty winds and storms in the north. Mostly dry and hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Rain and storms along the northwest coast. Very hot and dry in most other places.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01 Tue 24/01

34.5°C

Mount Magnet
Hottest

42.5°C

Bulga Downs

42.3°C

Nyang

39.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

14.0°C

Albany Airport
Coldest

7.0°C

Wandering

4.4°C

Salmon Gums
 

4.4°C

Salmon Gums

SSE 40km/h

North Island
Windiest

81km/h

Kalgoorlie

64km/h

Wyndham Ap

66km/h

Coondewanna
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no rain last hr Wettest

111.6mm

Wyndham Ap

49.0mm

Kachana
 

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 Sky Observations

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Weather News

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.

Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.