Tuesday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h easing during the morning and becoming S/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon over W parts. Winds tending E in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Perth Hills: High Sun protection 8:10am to 4:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme].
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the hills in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Perth Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 26||44||-||-|
||15||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 28||49||SSE 19||35|
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.