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Kalgoorlie Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 21°C
cloudy

Now

17.0°C falling
Updated at 01:30 WST

Goldfields for Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain in the east, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the east in the morning, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in northern parts in the afternoon and evening. Heavy falls exceeding 30 mm possible in the far southeast. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Kalgoorlie

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C falling
Dew Point 10.1°C rising
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
SE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:08 WST
Sunset sunset
19:01 WST

Nearby Now

Norseman Ap 13.9°C
Southern Cross Ap 16.4°C
Leonora Ap 18.6°C
Salmon Gums 14.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kalgoorlie

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

Goldfields Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 22:49 WST
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National Forecast

Kalgoorlie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Cloudy

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 34°C 30°C 34°C 37°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 15°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 21°C 19°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 5% 10% 80% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
N 9km/h
N
SW 20km/h
SW
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
S 26km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 68% 52% 62% 28% 53% 22% 47% 21% 37% 23% 59% 28% 51% 22%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 17°C 13°C 11°C 6°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 8°C 5°C

Kalgoorlie Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:41 WST
sunrise
05:08 WST
sunset
19:01 WST
last light
19:27 WST
moon
set
Wed 10:38 WST
rise
Wed 22:54 WST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Kalgoorlie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
14.1°C 22°C 0.4mm
Mon
Jan 16
25.6°C 39.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
20.7°C 36.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
15.4°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
14.5°C 30.4°C 0.0mm

Kalgoorlie Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
26.2mm
3.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
14.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
0.4mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
13.8°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 5

Kalgoorlie Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.8°C
31st 1990
Average This Month
19.0°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
46.5°C
22nd 1990
Average This Month
33.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
17th
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.2mm
3.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
185.9mm
1967
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1941
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