South East Coastal District

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm WST on Thursday 28 January 2021.

Weather Situation

A trough lies over the Interior of WA and is expected to recede northeastwards by Friday. Meanwhile a ridge of high pressure builds to the south of the State. A new trough over the inland Gascoyne will develop down the west coast from Friday as the ridge strengthens to the south of the State.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly clear. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Friday 29 January

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Fire Danger
Ravensthorpe Shire Coast: Low-Moderate
Ravensthorpe Shire Inland: High
Esperance Shire Coast: Low-Moderate
Esperance Shire Inland: High

Sun protection 8:00am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Esperance 15 23
Partly cloudy. Ravensthorpe 13 25

Saturday 30 January

Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Sunday 31 January

Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h shifting south to southeasterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Monday 1 February

Partly cloudy. Winds southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am WST Friday.

Product IDW13150