Western Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Western Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the south. Windy, hot in the northwest. Showers/storms, very warm in the northeast.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the southwest and south. Windy, hot in the northwest. Showers/storms, very warm in the northeast.

  • Friday Sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild in the south. Sunny, very warm in the northwest. Showers increasing, warm in the northeast.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Sunny, very warm in the northwest. Showers/storms, warm in the northeast.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the southwest and south. Sunny, 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
Sun 19/01 Mon 20/01 Tue 21/01

39.5°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

42.9°C

Gascoyne Junction
Avg: Rec:

40.4°C

Gascoyne Junction
Avg: Rec:

42.2°C

Telfer Ap
Avg: Rec:

48.2°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

16.7°C

North Walpole
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

8.9°C

Salmon Gums
Avg: Rec:

9.9°C

Eyre
Avg: Rec:

8.5°C

Bridgetown
Avg: Rec:

1.5°C

Bridgetown
Avg: Rec:

S 48km/h

Geraldton Ap
Windiest

212km/h

Bickley

212km/h

Bickley

72km/h

Eucla
-

6.2mm last hr

Argyle Aerodrome
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

58.8mm

Christmas Island Ap
Avg: Rec:

73.4mm

Moola Bulla Airstrip
Avg: Rec:
- -

63.6mm

Yulmbu
Avg: Rec:
- -

62.0mm

Kununurra Ap
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
16 24 5% < 1mm Nil W 10 68 S 23 54
Mostly sunny
27 34 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 15 72 WNW 22 69
Mostly sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 54 SW 17 37
Sunny
25 35 5% < 1mm Nil S 26 47 SW 33 51
Mostly sunny
17 28 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil S 20 47 SSW 32 42
Sunny
24 40 5% < 1mm Nil E 19 14 S 19 7
Sunny
22 41 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 20 W 11 10
Sunny
21 41 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 15 45 SW 26 32
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Weather News

Dust storm engulfs parts of SA, Victoria and NSW as weather bureau warns of damaging winds

20:05 EDT

An intense dust storm is sweeping through a huge area of South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, reducing visibility and prompting a warning to drivers on outback roads.

Dust storm sweeping over SA, NSW and VIC

15:08 EDT

A large dust storm is sweeping over parts of South Australia, Victoria and NSW this afternoon.

Dubbo fish kill won't be the last as drought, fire raise extinction risk, ecologists warn

15:05 EDT

A renowned angler says a mass fish kill in the parched Macquarie River in New South Wales this week left the waterway looking like "tomato soup." Tens of thousands of fish of all sizes and species are estimated to have perished near Dubbo, in the state's west, after much-needed rain washed sediment into the river, causing dissolved oxygen levels to drop rapidly.