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Northwest Forecast

  • Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then turning S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Saturday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Issued Tue 06:21 EST

Northwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
15 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 13 26 SSE 19 13
Sunny
14 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 24 SSE 20 12
Sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 19 - -
Sunny
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 13 22 SE 20 14
Sunny
14 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 24 SSE 22 13
Sunny
18 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

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Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

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