Western Australian Weather

WA
Sat 22:42 WST
Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • 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
Thu 17/01 Fri 18/01 Sat 19/01

35.5°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.4°C

Wiluna Airport
Avg: Rec:
- -

43.8°C

Paraburdoo Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Shark Bay Ap
Avg: Rec:

49.1°C

Marble Bar
Avg: Rec:

15.8°C

Jacup
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

6.5°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:

8.5°C

Jarrahwood
Avg: Rec:
 

4.8°C

Wandering
Avg: Rec:

E 31km/h

Red Rocks Point
Windiest

100km/h

Broome Ntc

88km/h

Halls Creek

105km/h

Derby Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

83.7mm

Anna Plains
Avg: Rec:

19.0mm

Truscott
Avg: Rec:
 

83.7mm

Anna Plains
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 18 27 WSW 22 28
Sunny
21 41 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 24 30 SSW 25 30
Sunny
19 33 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 3 38 WNW 11 41
Sunny
18 29 30% < 1mm Nil E 12 55 SSE 21 50
Sunny
23 43 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
25 44 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 50 W 24 53
Sunny
22 39 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 38 E 16 17
Possible thunderstorm
18 27 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 63 ESE 20 64
Possible thunderstorm
29 35 10% < 1mm Nil WSW 15 68 W 21 63
Mostly sunny
26 42 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 28 23 ENE 16 12
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Weather News

Heat building in WA

15:03 EDT

After escaping the worst of the heatwave that has scorched eastern Australia this month, the mercury is on the rise in southwestern parts of Western Australia.

Heatwave makes it particularly tough work for shearers, labourers, farmers and chefs

14:36 EDT

When Dayne West is shearing sheep at the height of summer, in temperatures nearing 50 degrees Celsius he turns his mind to the Arctic.

Heatwave: Here are some ways to stay cool (without ruining your power bills)

13:40 EDT

We don't need to tell you that it has been a hot week, but finding ways to stay cool is not always as easy as turning on the air conditioner.