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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in central, SW and NE. Hot throughout, cooler in far southwest.

  • Thursday Brisk winds with coastal showers. Hot in the N and E, grading warm S and W.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and northwest. Mostly clear in central and southern parts.

  • Saturday Showers and Storms along the north coast. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Rain over the Kimberley. Showers/storms NW to SE. Very hot over central parts. Milder in the SW.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 14/01 Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01

36.6°C

Eucla
Hottest

42.0°C

Pardoo

40.7°C

Nyang

43.0°C

Eyre

46.2°C

Nyang

19.9°C

Witchcliffe
Coldest

9.6°C

Mount Barker

12.0°C

Eyre

17.0°C

Ongerup

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

N 40km/h

Esperance Ap
Windiest

83km/h

Bickley

87km/h

Gooseberry Hill

109km/h

Cunderdin Airfield
-
no rain last hr Wettest

83.0mm

Mount Narryer

147.0mm

Dwellingup

71.0mm

Marble Bar

71.0mm

Marble Bar
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:20 WST
WNW 15 17 24.9 20.0 24.9 74 3 10.6 1004.4
09:20 WST
S 9 9 25.3 23.8 26.3 91 2 32.8 1008.2
09:20 WST
W 9 11 23.4 21.4 23.4 88 2 3.4 -
09:20 WST
SSW 15 22 27.3 19.4 28.6 62 5 0.0 1008.3
09:20 WST
NNE 20 26 36.6 9.2 34.7 19 35 0.0 1010.6
11:50 WST
NNE 28 31 33.9 -3.4 31.4 9 55 0.0 1011.6
09:20 WST
N 24 33 32.7 8.9 30.9 23 30 0.0 1009.0
09:20 WST
W 6 7 23.4 22.2 23.4 93 1 0.6 1005.2
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