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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.

  • Thursday Showers & storms over central inland and Kimberley. Hot and sunny along west coast.

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

36.5°C

Warburton
Hottest

46.0°C

Eucla

41.2°C

Nyang

42.0°C

Warburton

46.2°C

Nyang

17.9°C

Shannon
Coldest

6.7°C

Bridgetown

7.0°C

Windy Harbour

17.0°C

Ongerup

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

NE 44km/h

Legendre Island
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

7.0mm

Bencubbin

7.0mm

Bencubbin
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday January 21, 2018
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

Lighting up southwest WA

11:31 EDT

Whilst northern parts of Western Australia have seen their fair share of thunderstorms recently, southwestern and southern parts of the state have seen far fewer.

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.