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Perth Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny. Winds northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southwest in the afternoon. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm and small hail in the afternoon and evening. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h turning south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast. Light winds becoming south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. Light winds.

Issued Wed 08:20 WST

Perth Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
8 18 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
8 18 20% < 1mm Nil NE 18 65 NNE 19 32
5 19 20% < 1mm Slight ENE 20 71 NNE 20 36
7 19 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 61 - -
8 19 20% < 1mm Nil NE 22 71 NNE 16 40
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Scientists make accidental breakthrough that could lead to drought-proof crops

17:39 EST

A group of Australian National University (ANU) scientists has made a major breakthrough that could improve Australia's food security during drought.

Sydney shivers

16:53 EST

Sydney has just endured its coldest day so far this year, as long as it doesn't warm up too much before 9am tomorrow.

Chilly Thursday for Tasmania

13:55 EST

A wintry blast will bring rain, hail, blustery winds and low level snow to Tasmania on Thursday.