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Southwest Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the southwest, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 20.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the southwest in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower during the day. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then tending SE during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.

Issued Mon 21:00 EST

Southwest Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
11:20 WST
NNW 11 11 18.4 11.0 18.4 62 4 0.0 -
11:20 WST
W 6 6 18.7 10.2 18.7 57 4 0.0 -
11:20 WST
NNE 9 13 18.6 10.7 18.6 60 4 0.0 1021.0
11:20 WST
N 15 15 - - - - - - -
11:20 WST
NW 26 30 18.4 11.8 18.4 65 5 0.0 1021.1
11:20 WST
SW 19 22 18.3 12.1 18.3 67 4 0.0 1021.4
11:20 WST
SW 7 9 18.7 9.8 18.7 56 4 0.0 -
09:00 WST
WSW 4   13.0 13.0 13.0 100 1 0 -
11:20 WST
WNW 17 20 17.2 9.9 17.2 62 4 0.0 1021.1
11:20 WST
WNW 6 7 16.8 14.1 16.8 84 1 0.0 1020.0
09:00 WST
NNE 6   13.6 13.2 13.6 97 1 2 1021.0
11:00 WST
NNW 9 15 17.0 13.9 17.0 82 2 0.0 -
11:20 WST
WSW 17 22 18.9 12.2 18.9 65 4 0.0 1021.2
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ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

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

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.