South West Weather
South West Forecast
Sunday Mostly clear. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the south in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of morning drizzle near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h tending SE and increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the day. High.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S in the early afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Otways, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the Otways in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
South West Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 20||76||SE 18||56|
||13||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||74||SE 20||28|
||11||28||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 19||73||S 8||27|
||12||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||76||SSE 15||26|
||12||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 12||78||SSE 14||28|
||15||23||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||75||SE 17||52|
||15||24||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 17||75||SSE 26||49|
Perth has 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.
Around 20 cars became partially submerged after falling through a temporary car park established on Wisconsin's frozen Lake Geneva on Saturday local time.