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Kalgoorlie Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.5°C rising
Updated at 08:30 WST

Goldfields for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the far north during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far north during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Kalgoorlie

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.5°C rising
Dew Point 15.8°C falling
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:09 WST
Sunset sunset
19:00 WST

Nearby Now

Norseman Ap 24.3°C
Southern Cross Ap 22.0°C
Leonora Ap 26.1°C
Salmon Gums 25.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Kalgoorlie

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Clear
31°C

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National Forecast

Kalgoorlie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 31°C 34°C 38°C 31°C 30°C 33°C
Minimum 19°C 15°C 18°C 23°C 18°C 14°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 30% 70% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 11
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 11km/h
NNW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SE 8km/h
SE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
S 24km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 61% 30% 56% 25% 52% 21% 50% 28% 58% 28% 51% 19% 51% 16%
Dew Point 17°C 14°C 11°C 9°C 14°C 9°C 18°C 17°C 13°C 10°C 8°C 4°C 11°C 4°C

Kalgoorlie Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:42 WST
sunrise
05:09 WST
sunset
19:00 WST
last light
19:27 WST
moon
set
Thu 11:32 WST
rise
Thu 23:27 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
Wed
Jan 18
14.6°C 26°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
14.1°C 21.8°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

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
22.0mm
4 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
18.8°C
+0.5°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
33.4°C
-0.3°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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10:15 EDT

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Severe winds lash Mudgee, causing mass power outage, damage to cars and buildings

08:09 EDT

Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.