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Western Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Very hot in the north, grading mild in the south. Thunderstorms in the northeast, dry elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Scattered showers and storms in th east. Very hot over inland Pilbara and Kimberley.

  • Thursday A few storms in the far north, dry in the south. Mild in the south grading to very hot in the north.

  • Friday Storms over the Kimberley. Very hot in northwest. Late-showers in the southwest, otherwise dry.

  • Saturday Scattered storms over the Midwest and Kimberley. Dry elsewhere. Very hot in the northwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/11 Sun 19/11 Mon 20/11

39.6°C

Telfer Ap
Hottest

42.9°C

Eucla

41.8°C

Marble Bar

43.0°C

Marble Bar

45.0°C

Telfer Ap

10.0°C

Munglinup West
Coldest

7.0°C

Balladonia

7.2°C

Gingin Ap

8.0°C

Bridgetown

1.6°C

Salmon Gums

SSE 48km/h

North Island
Windiest

114km/h

Forrest

72km/h

Wyndham Ap

64km/h

Wyndham Ap
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no rain last hr Wettest

41.0mm

Kimberley Downs

51.6mm

Kalumburu

17.0mm

Christmas Island Ap

29.0mm

Christmas Island Ap
Western Australia's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.0°C at
Goldsworthy in 1973
Lowest 7.7°C at
Mount Barker in 1992
Highest 38.0°C at
Balgo Hills in 2015
Lowest -2.1°C at
Eyre in 2016
Highest 202.4mm at
Cocos Island Ap in 1989

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