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Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Showers ans storms in the north and east. Hot, dry and sunny in south and NW.

  • Sunday Showers and thunderstorms in NE. Hot and sunny, very hot over Gascoyne and Pilbara.

  • Monday Partly cloudy and warm in W and SW. Windy in W. Hot inland, very hot in NE with possible storms.

  • Tuesday Showers/storms for Kimberley, central-W & SW. Dry and breezy in the SE and far NW.

  • Wednesday Widespread showers and storms inland. Hot in the east and north, cooler in the southwest.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/01 Thu 17/01 Fri 18/01

39.4°C

Carnarvon Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.3°C

Warburton
Avg: Rec:

43.4°C

Wiluna Airport
Avg: Rec:
- -

44.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Avg: Rec:

49.1°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

19.1°C

Karnet
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.2°C

Jacup
Avg: Rec:

6.5°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

9.0°C

Bridgetown
Avg: Rec:

4.8°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

NE 31km/h

Dalwallinu
Windiest

74km/h

Kununurra Ap

100km/h

Broome Ntc

88km/h

Halls Creek
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.6mm

Udialla
Avg: Rec:
- -

83.7mm

Anna Plains
Avg: Rec:

19.0mm

Truscott
Avg: Rec:

19.0mm

Truscott
Avg: Rec:
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

Saturday January 19, 2019
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Station
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Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
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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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