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Rottnest Island Weather


Rottnest Is Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 16°C
showers

Now

19.7°C rising
Updated at 09:50 WST

Lower West for Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 22.

Currently at Rottnest Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C rising
Dew Point 9.0°C falling
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
SW 46km/h steady
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 12.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 WST
Sunset sunset
18:22 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 19.4°C
Garden Island 19.9°C
Perth 20.9°C
Jandakot Ap 19.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rottnest Is

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
21°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
21°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Lower West Weather Warnings

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WA - Sun 04:00 WST
Gale Warning for the Leeuwin, Albany and Esperance Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for West Kimberley Coast and Ningaloo to Eucla Coasts

National Forecast

Rottnest Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 22°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 20% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High High High 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 41
km/h
40
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
29
km/h
37
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 41km/h
WSW
SW 40km/h
SW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SSE 37km/h
SSE
SE 32km/h
SE
E 31km/h
E
SSE 24km/h
SSE
E 25km/h
E
S 25km/h
S
E 29km/h
E
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 64% 60% 60% 58% 69% 68% 65% 39% 59% 48% 55% 52% 59% 52%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C

Rottnest Is Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 WST
sunrise
06:25 WST
sunset
18:22 WST
last light
18:47 WST
moon
set
Sun 17:19 WST
rise
Mon 05:14 WST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Rottnest Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
16°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
16.7°C 22°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
16.8°C 22.4°C 2.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
17.3°C 22.2°C 1.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
17.7°C 23.5°C 2.6mm

Rottnest Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
38.7mm
7.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
142.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
50.2mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.8mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
14.8°C
Mar 19
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 26

Rottnest Island Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
19th
Lowest On Record
2.3°C
18th 1991
Average This Month
18.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.6°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
6th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
22nd 2004
Average This Month
24.2°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
13th
Total This Month
27.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.6mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
61.4mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2004
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