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Kalgoorlie Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 6°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

12.6°C rising
Updated at 10:30 WST

Goldfields for Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning, mainly in the south. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast during the morning and afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.

Currently at Kalgoorlie

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C rising
Dew Point 9.6°C falling
Feels Like 11.5°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
S 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1029.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 WST
Sunset sunset
17:00 WST

Nearby Now

Norseman Ap 14.6°C
Salmon Gums 14.8°C
Southern Cross Ap 10.4°C
Leonora Ap 15.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kalgoorlie

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
18°C

6pm

Mostly clear
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

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National Forecast

Kalgoorlie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 6km/h
SW
SW 6km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSW 5km/h
SSW
SE 8km/h
SE
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 89% 50% 75% 46% 80% 53% 81% 48% 78% 42% 66% 32% 46% 23%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 1°C 1°C -2°C

Kalgoorlie Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:25 WST
sunrise
06:51 WST
sunset
17:00 WST
last light
17:27 WST
moon
rise
Thu 12:40 WST
set
Fri 01:05 WST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Kalgoorlie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 21
9.0°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 20
3.6°C 18.0°C 0.4mm
Tue
Jun 19
4.4°C 15.4°C 6.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
12.6°C 14.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
8.0°C 20.8°C 0.0mm

Kalgoorlie Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
160.7mm
34.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
142.2mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
195.6mm
32 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.2mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
0.6°C
Jun 14
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 5

Kalgoorlie Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.6°C
14th
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
23rd 1981
Average This Month
7.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
27.6°C
15th 1947
Average This Month
18.9°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
19th
Total This Month
11.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
28.0mm
9.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.7mm
1968
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2008
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