Western Australian Weather

WA
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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest and south. Sunny, very warm in the northwest. Late shower, very warm in the northeast.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, hot in the southwest. Sunny, warm in the south. Sunny, very warm in the northwest. Mostly sunny, very warm in the northeast.

  • Tuesday Sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Mostly sunny, hot in the north.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest and south. Windy, very warm in the northwest. Late shower, hot in the northeast.

  • Thursday Clearing shower, cool-to-mild in the southwest. Late shower, cool-to-mild in the south. Windy, very warm in the northwest. Late shower, very warm in the northeast.

WA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/01 Fri 24/01 Sat 25/01

43.9°C

Roebourne Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.7°C

Learmonth
Avg: Rec:

42.5°C

Carnarvon Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Pardoo
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

21.4°C

Hopetoun North
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

7.6°C

Newdegate
Avg: Rec:

11.0°C

Bridgetown
Avg: Rec:

10.8°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

1.5°C

Bridgetown
Avg: Rec:

SW 40km/h

Colpoys Point
Windiest

75km/h

Wyndham Ap

57km/h

Cape Naturaliste

205km/h

Bickley
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.2mm

Christmas Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

49.5mm

Yalleen
Avg: Rec:
- -

75.0mm

Fossil Downs
Avg: Rec:
- -

72.0mm

Kalumburu
Avg: Rec:
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 Monthly Summaries

January 2020
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
13.0 - 24.2 - 15.6 -
26.8 +0.5 33.2 -0.1 325.4 177
14.3 -1.1 29.0 -0.8 0.4 3
23.2 +0.6 33.5 +2.1 0.2 2
16.1 -0.6 27.5 +0.9 25.6 182
23.9 +0.4 36.4 -0.8 68.6 216
19.0 +0.7 33.1 -0.6 18.6 67
17.2 -0.9 30.3 -0.9 1.8 11
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

Rainfall totals creep up as monsoon conditions burst across the north

15:38 EDT

From flooding rain across rivers in the Northern Territory and Queensland, to hail and dust storms across NSW and widespread rainfall across Victoria, this week has been busy across the east and north.

String of heat caps off January for Canberra

12:30 EDT

While northern and eastern NSW are in for storms and rain, Australia's capital is experiencing a sweltering Australia day, with the hot temperatures set to stretch to the end of the month.

A Stormy Australia Day Ahead for the East and North

15:24 EDT

Australia Day will be a stormy one for much of northern and eastern Australia as a deep trough brings sparky skies.