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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Friday Hot with rain and storms north, heavy interior. Heating up in the west. Mild in far south.

  • Saturday Hot with showers & storms inland, mainly interior. Hot west coast & southwest ahead of cooler change.

  • Sunday Hot with showers and storms inland and east. Cooler change crossing south. Warm west coast.

  • Monday Hot with showers and storms north, heavy interior. Mild & clearing in far south. Heating up in west.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over the interio and extreme north.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

34.4°C

Meekatharra Ap
Hottest

40.3°C

Paraburdoo Ap

39.4°C

Gascoyne Junction

38.9°C

Leonora Ap

46.6°C

Gascoyne Junction

15.1°C

Jacup
Coldest

8.7°C

Windy Harbour

9.5°C

Ongerup

6.0°C

Jarrahwood

5.1°C

Rocky Gully

W 40km/h

Legendre Island
Windiest

66km/h

Gooseberry Hill

74km/h

Morawa Ap

66km/h

Esperance Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

77.0mm

Ruby Plains

134.8mm

Telfer Ap

41.8mm

Warmun

44.4mm

Kalumburu
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
21 35 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 18 29 SW 27 31
Sunny
21 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 22 33 SSW 25 36
Sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 7 38 SW 18 41
Sunny
17 26 10% < 1mm Nil SE 10 54 S 24 51
Sunny
19 39 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 34 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 18 54 SSW 20 54
Sunny
19 36 10% < 1mm Nil E 15 40 ESE 14 10
Mostly sunny
17 25 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 34 90% 10-20mm Nil SSW 17 78 SW 16 71
Late shower
22 36 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 26 45 ESE 22 34
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