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Broome Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 27°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.3°C falling
Updated at 09:40 WST

Kimberley for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers and thunderstorms. Heavy falls possible in the north with continued flooding. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Broome Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C falling
Dew Point 25.5°C falling
Feels Like 33.8°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
WNW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.8mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:34 WST
Sunset sunset
18:33 WST

Nearby Now

Derby Ap 28.6°C
Curtin Ap 28.8°C
Fitzroy Crossing Ap 30.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Broome

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Shower. Chance storm
30°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

Kimberley Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 09:49 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for the Kimberley

WA - Tue 16:55 WST
Flood Warning for the Ord River Catchment

WA - Tue 14:17 WST
Flood Watch for the Kimberley

WA - Tue 10:57 WST
Minor Flood Warning for the Fitzroy River

National Forecast

Broome 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 32°C 33°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 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 22
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
32
km/h
27
km/h
35
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SW 22km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 18km/h
S
E 32km/h
E
NE 27km/h
NE
NE 35km/h
NE
NNE 31km/h
NNE
NE 26km/h
NE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 79% 72% 69% 72% 80% 74% 77% 73% 76% 71% 73% 66% 73% 69%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Broome Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:10 WST
sunrise
05:34 WST
sunset
18:33 WST
last light
18:56 WST
moon
set
Wed 16:17 WST
rise
Thu 03:51 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

West Roebuck Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 25
25°C - 3mm
Tue
Jan 24
27°C 34°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
26°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
27°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
26°C 33°C 0.4mm

West Roebuck Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
212.7mm
15.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
117.4mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
28.2mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
23.0°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 3

West Roebuck Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
21.4°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
26.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
41.2°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
33.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
34.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
48.0mm
6th
Total This Month
117.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
212.7mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
492.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
43.8mm
2005
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