Fairfax Media Network

Central Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the east late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Thu 05:40 EDT

Central Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
4 12 90% 5-10mm Slight W 16 86 WSW 22 59
Possible shower
3 12 80% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
1 12 80% 1-5mm High WSW 23 82 WSW 33 57
Possible shower
5 13 80% - Slight - - - -
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

16:23 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.