Perth Local Marine Weather Overview
Tides for SwanbourneLow Sun 05:55 WST (0.6m)
High Sun 14:53 WST (0.9m)
Low Mon 04:32 WST (0.6m)
High Mon 15:38 WST (1.0m)
forecast windsSunday: S/SW 30 kts
Monday: E/SE 15/25 kts
Tuesday: E 15/20 kts
Wednesday: S 15/25 kts
Southeasterly 15/20 knots, easing to 10/15 knots during the morning. Winds shifting south to southwesterly 15/25 knots in the afternoon and reaching up to 30 knots in the late afternoon and evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 2/2.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly 15/25 knots tending south to southeasterly 15/20 knots in the middle of the day then tending east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning, then increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly 1/2 metres, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning. Outlook Tuesday: Easterly 15/20 knots turning south to southeasterly 10/15 knots during the day then becoming east to southeasterly about 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly about 10 knots becoming southerly 15/25 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/2 metres during the afternoon. Swell: Southwesterly around 1 metre.Issued Sun 04:00 WST
Seas: Up to 2.5m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, SW
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters and the Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin, Perth and Bunbury Geographe coasts. Cancelled in Ningaloo
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Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.