Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 8 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Wednesday Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20% Perth Hills: High Sun protection 8:00am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].
Thursday Sunny. Winds E 20 to 25 km/h easing during the day and tending S near the coast in the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Friday Very hot and sunny. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Saturday Sunny. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Perth Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||20||36||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 13||20||WNW 24||30|
||19||35||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 15||23||WNW 22||31|
||19||37||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 16||17||WNW 25||20|
||19||32||50%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 7||31||W 17||48|
Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La Niña weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.
An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.
The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.