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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Hot with showers & storms inland, mainly interior. Hot west coast & southwest ahead of cooler change.

  • 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.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01

32.6°C

Mount Magnet
Hottest

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

38.9°C

Leonora Ap

40.0°C

Paraburdoo Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

16.6°C

Styles Tower
Coldest

9.5°C

Ongerup

6.0°C

Jarrahwood
 

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

S 37km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

74km/h

Morawa Ap

66km/h

Esperance Ap

68km/h

Geraldton Ap
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no rain last hr Wettest

134.8mm

Telfer Ap

41.8mm

Warmun
 

179.5mm

Kingston Rest
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

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Weather News

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.

SA weather: Thousands without power after wild storms cross state

17:26 EDT

Thousands of properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.

Adelaide's sodden summer

17:04 EDT

Adelaide is having the wettest summer to date in more than half a century.