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Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Hot with showers and storms inland and east. Cooler change crossing south. Warm west coast.

  • Monday Hot with showers and storms north, heavy interior. Mild & clearing in far south. Heating up in west.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over the interio and extreme north.

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

  • Thursday Widespread thunderstorms Pilbara and Kimberley. Coastal showers for northwest, dry in the south.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01

36.5°C

Leonora Ap
Hottest

38.9°C

Leonora Ap

41.6°C

Nyang

42.0°C

Murchison

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

14.2°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

6.0°C

Jarrahwood

8.4°C

Eyre

8.6°C

Wagin

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

SSW 42km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

66km/h

Esperance Ap

68km/h

Geraldton Ap

62km/h

Wyndham Ap
-

13.4mm last hr

Christmas Island Ap
Wettest

41.8mm

Warmun

68.4mm

Bonney Downs

34.0mm

Mount Vernon

23.2mm

Wyndham Ap
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 Daily Summaries

Sunday January 22, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
10.3 - 22 - 0.0
28.5 +2.2 32 -1 0.0
14.2 -1.2 25 -5 0.0
21.7 -0.8 29 -2 0.0
17.8 +1.2 23 -4 3.0
24.8 +1.2 - - 0.4
24.7 +6.4 40 +6 0.0
16.8 -1.3 24 -7 0.0
10  
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

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.