Gulf Country Weather
Gulf Country Forecast
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the east. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the west. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers near the east coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Gulf Country Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||37||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||64||ENE 16||41|
||25||34||50%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 6||82||SW 10||60|
||25||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||49||SE 15||22|
||27||34||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SSW 9||75||E 12||61|
||25||36||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 11||78||ESE 14||45|
There are calls for the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) to shut its capital city forecasting offices and move its resources to the country.
Perth hit a scorching 40.4 degrees Celsius on day one of a heatwave that is expected to last for at least five days.
After a wet start to the year, southeastern Australia is drying out, beginning its driest spell in about two months.