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Broome Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.6°C steady
Updated at 04:50 WST

Kimberley for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the west. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Broome Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C steady
Dew Point 25.2°C steady
Feels Like 32.1°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
W 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1009.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 WST
Sunset sunset
18:22 WST

Nearby Now

Derby Ap 27.2°C
Curtin Ap 25.4°C
Fitzroy Crossing Ap 26.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Broome

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Kimberley Weather Warnings

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NT - Tue 05:30 CST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Roper Groote Coast

WA - Mon 11:02 WST
Flood Summary

WA - Mon 10:53 WST
Flood Warning for the Fitzroy River

WA - Sun 10:48 WST
Final Flood Warning for the West Kimberley

National Forecast

Broome 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 34°C 36°C 37°C 35°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 10% 30% 60% 80% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 12
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 12km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
W 16km/h
W
W 14km/h
W
SW 18km/h
SW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
N 15km/h
N
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 76% 69% 70% 66% 72% 62% 62% 53% 63% 54% 68% 63% 71% 66%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C

Broome Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:25 WST
sunrise
05:47 WST
sunset
18:22 WST
last light
18:45 WST
moon
set
Wed 14:57 WST
rise
Thu 02:32 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

West Roebuck Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
23°C 33°C 0.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
27°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
24°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
24°C 32°C 0.6mm
Thu
Feb 16
23°C 31°C 33mm

West Roebuck Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
452.5mm
30.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
540.2mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
118.2mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
145.0mm
Feb 15
Lowest Temperature
22.0°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 3

West Roebuck Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.0°C
15th
Lowest On Record
19.5°C
8th 2013
Average This Month
24.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.9°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
32.0°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
33.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
145.0mm
15th
Total This Month
301.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
239.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
517.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
9.2mm
2014
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Weather News

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06:58 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.