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Rottnest Island Weather


Rottnest Is Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.3°C falling
Updated at 21:20 WST

Lower West for Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Friday Sunny. Winds E 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Rottnest Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.3°C falling
Dew Point 7.1°C steady
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
S 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1024.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 WST
Sunset sunset
18:31 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 12.9°C
Garden Island 15.2°C
Perth 13.5°C
Jandakot Ap 11.1°C

Next 12 hours in Rottnest Is

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
14°C

3am

Clear
12°C

6am

Clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

Lower West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rottnest Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 21°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 21°C 19°C
Minimum 14°C 11°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 30% 60% 50% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 27
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SW 27km/h
SW
SW 26km/h
SW
ESE 24km/h
ESE
S 25km/h
S
E 34km/h
E
SSE 19km/h
SSE
E 30km/h
E
E 27km/h
E
NE 17km/h
NE
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 15km/h
W
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 26km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 58% 54% 59% 53% 52% 51% 48% 48% 68% 75% 86% 79% 76% 67%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 7°C 11°C 10°C 14°C 10°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 12°C 13°C

Rottnest Is Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 WST
sunrise
05:34 WST
sunset
18:32 WST
last light
18:57 WST
moon
rise
Thu 05:24 WST
set
Thu 18:03 WST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Rottnest Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
13°C 19°C 2mm
Tue
Oct 17
13.2°C 19°C 2.8mm
Mon
Oct 16
14.8°C 19.0°C 4.4mm
Sun
Oct 15
15.6°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
18.3°C 24.9°C 0.0mm

Rottnest Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
559.2mm
97.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
532.2mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
592.4mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.8mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
8.2°C
Aug 1
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 26

Rottnest Island Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
6.7°C
27th 1991
Average This Month
13.2°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
35.2°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
19.7°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
16th
Total This Month
10.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.1mm
8.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
98.8mm
1995
Driest On Record
5.0mm
1985
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