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Broome Forecast

This morning 28°C
Today 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

30.8°C falling
Updated at 08:40 WST

Kimberley for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Broome Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.8°C falling
Dew Point 23.4°C rising
Feels Like 35.4°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:07 WST
Sunset sunset
18:16 WST

Nearby Now

Derby Ap 31.8°C
Curtin Ap 31.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Broome

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

Kimberley Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Broome 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 50% 60% 50% 80% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 13
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 13km/h
W
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
W 19km/h
W
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
W 26km/h
W
S 15km/h
S
WNW 19km/h
WNW
E 12km/h
E
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 62% 67% 63% 71% 61% 61% 52% 58% 50% 58% 49% 56% 51% 61%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 26°C

Broome Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:43 WST
sunrise
05:07 WST
sunset
18:16 WST
last light
18:40 WST
moon
rise
Sun 08:54 WST
set
Sun 22:02 WST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Broome Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 3
28.6°C 34°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
28.8°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
29.2°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
29.0°C 35.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
29.7°C 37.2°C 0.0mm

Broome Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
615.2mm
53.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
349.6mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
425.8mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.4mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
9.4°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Nov 5

Broome Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
28.6°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
17.4°C
22nd 1950
Average This Month
28.9°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
26.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
44.8°C
10th 1951
Average This Month
34.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
33.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.7mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
278.8mm
1970
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1965
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