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Rottnest Is Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 19°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

18.0°C falling
Updated at 06:50 WST

Lower West for Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding possible this morning but easing during the morning. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 19.

Currently at Rottnest Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.0°C falling
Dew Point 17.4°C falling
Feels Like 18.0°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
W 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 10.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 WST
Sunset sunset
17:41 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 16.8°C
Garden Island 17.2°C
Perth 16.6°C
Jandakot Ap 16.7°C

Next 12 hours in Rottnest Is

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
17°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
19°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
19°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
17°C

Lower West Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 06:54 WST
Severe Weather Warning for Western Australia

WA - Fri 04:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Bunbury Geographe Coast and Leeuwin Coast

WA - Fri 03:50 WST
Flooding Summary for Western Australia

WA - Thu 16:05 WST
Flood Watch for the Lower West including the Perth Metropolitan

Western Australia Weather Update

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Rottnest Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Possible thunderstorm

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 15°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 5% 30% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
13
km/h
40
km/h
33
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
32
km/h
26
km/h
31
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NE 16km/h
NE
W 13km/h
W
ESE 40km/h
ESE
ESE 33km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
E 21km/h
E
ENE 32km/h
ENE
E 26km/h
E
ENE 31km/h
ENE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
NE 30km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 83% 76% 78% 59% 72% 52% 71% 51% 70% 53% 72% 57% 76% 64%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 11°C

Rottnest Is Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:42 WST
sunrise
07:08 WST
sunset
17:41 WST
last light
18:07 WST
moon
rise
Fri 17:41 WST
set
Sat 07:19 WST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Rottnest Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
16.2°C 19°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jul 29
12.4°C 19.7°C 8.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
12.2°C 18.4°C 1.2mm
Mon
Jul 27
12.1°C 20.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
10.8°C 17.9°C 0.8mm

Rottnest Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
383.3mm
58.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
332.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
295.8mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.4mm
May 17
Lowest Temperature
9.0°C
Jul 9
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 5

Rottnest Island Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
6.6°C
13th 2002
Average This Month
12.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
26.5°C
8th 1991
Average This Month
17.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
38.0mm
20th
Total This Month
123.6mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
118.2mm
17.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.8mm
1995
Driest On Record
54.8mm
2012
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