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Kalgoorlie Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

40.7°C rising
Updated at 15:10 WST

Goldfields for Saturday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the east during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h shifting W in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Kalgoorlie

24-hour graph
Temperature 40.7°C rising
Dew Point -1.8°C rising
Feels Like 37.1°C
Relative Humidity 7%
Wind icon
WNW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 999.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 67.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Norseman Ap 39.3°C
Southern Cross Ap 36.4°C
Leonora Ap 43.2°C
Salmon Gums 35.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

CATASTROPHIC

Next 12 hours in Kalgoorlie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
38°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

Goldfields Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 15:17 WST
Fire Weather Warning for East Pilbara Coast/Inland, Ashburton Inland, Gascoyne Inland, Goldfields, Eucla, South Interior and Ninghan

WA - Sat 15:16 WST
Severe Weather Warning

National Forecast

Kalgoorlie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Possible thunderstorm

Windy

Windy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 41°C 32°C 24°C 27°C 30°C 35°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 20°C 14°C 15°C 13°C 18°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 40% 5% 5% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
47
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 22km/h
NNE
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
WNW 36km/h
WNW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
W 47km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
E 12km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 23% 7% 35% 17% 46% 34% 46% 25% 44% 17% 27% 10% 17% 8%
Dew Point 9°C -1°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 2°C 7°C -1°C 3°C -2°C

Kalgoorlie Sun & Moon Times

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Sat 17:04 WST
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Sun 04:04 WST
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Dec 18
moon
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Dec 26
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moon
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Jan 9

Kalgoorlie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
19.9°C 42°C 1.4mm
Fri
Dec 15
19.2°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.5°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.0°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
22.5°C 38.1°C 0.4mm

Kalgoorlie Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
273.1mm
68.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
255.6mm
61 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
307.6mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.4mm
Feb 11
Lowest Temperature
-0.6°C
Jul 5
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Dec 16

Kalgoorlie Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
7th
Lowest On Record
5.5°C
2nd 1973
Average This Month
17.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
16.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
16th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
31st 1972
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
16th
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.4mm
3.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
88.6mm
1988
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1964
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