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Western Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Brisk winds with coastal showers. Hot in the N and E, grading warm S and W.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and northwest. Mostly clear in central and southern parts.

  • Saturday Showers and Storms along the north coast. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Rain over the Kimberley. Showers/storms NW to SE. Very hot over central parts. Milder in the SW.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01

31.1°C

Eucla
Hottest

40.7°C

Nyang

43.0°C

Eyre

41.0°C

Forrest

46.2°C

Nyang

14.6°C

Rocky Gully
Coldest

11.7°C

Eyre

16.5°C

Karnet
 

4.6°C

Jarrahwood

42km/h

Rottnest Island
Windiest

87km/h

Gooseberry Hill

109km/h

Cunderdin Airfield

87km/h

Norseman Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

147.4mm

Dwellingup

71.0mm

Marble Bar
 

242.0mm

Derby Rfds
Western Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.8°C at
Mundrabilla Station in 1979
Lowest 13.9°C at
Mount Barker in 1917
Highest 35.5°C at
Wittenoom in 2003
Lowest 0.9°C at
Bridgetown in 1921
Highest 504.8mm at
Kuri Bay in 1982

Western Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
16 30 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 59 SE 18 43
Sunny
18 33 30% < 1mm Nil SE 25 55 SSW 32 56
Sunny
11 29 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 54 SE 14 41
Cloudy
15 20 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 56 ESE 25 54
Mostly sunny
13 31 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 32 40% 1-5mm Nil S 26 67 SW 29 61
Mostly sunny
17 32 10% < 1mm Nil SE 20 65 SE 20 38
Cloudy
19 25 60% < 1mm Nil S 27 75 S 29 77
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 50% 1-5mm Nil S 9 71 W 15 67
Mostly sunny
25 39 30% < 1mm Nil NE 17 28 E 18 17
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Weather News

SA heatwave forecast forces total fire bans, TDU cycling shortened

06:40 EDT

South Australia is facing two days of temperatures in the 40s, with total fire bans imposed for many parts of the state and the extreme weather forcing changes to the Tour Down Under cycling.

Brumbies feel the heat as dry times start to bite in Hunter Valley

06:17 EDT

A lack of rain is taking its toll on a Hunter Valley brumby sanctuary, with wild horses from the Snowy Mountains struggling to acclimatise in parched conditions.

Cyclone Joyce stirs up snake activity in WA's north as king brown strikes at dog

17:42 EDT

A cyclone which lashed northern Western Australia has stirred up snake activity in people's backyards, with a pet dog having a narrow miss with a deadly king brown on a family's veranda.