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Rottnest Island Weather


Rottnest Is Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 23°C
sunny

Now

18.8°C rising
Updated at 00:00 WST

Lower West for Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending SE in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Rottnest Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.8°C rising
Dew Point 14.1°C falling
Feels Like 18.8°C
Relative Humidity 74%
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SSE 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1025.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 WST
Sunset sunset
17:44 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 15.7°C
Garden Island 18.0°C
Perth 15.0°C
Jandakot Ap 12.2°C

Next 12 hours in Rottnest Is

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Clear
18°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

Lower West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rottnest Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 13
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction E 13km/h
E
SSW 20km/h
SSW
E 12km/h
E
SSW 22km/h
SSW
E 17km/h
E
S 18km/h
S
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSW 26km/h
SSW
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 56% 59% 54% 57% 53% 51% 56% 62% 70% 60% 62% 58% 59% 56%
Dew Point 10°C 15°C 10°C 14°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 12°C 14°C

Rottnest Is Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:21 WST
sunrise
06:47 WST
sunset
17:44 WST
last light
18:10 WST
moon
rise
Thu 07:17 WST
set
Thu 18:39 WST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Rottnest Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 26
14.9°C 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
14.6°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
16.2°C 21.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
17.9°C 23.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 22
17.9°C 23.2°C 0.0mm

Rottnest Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
75.4mm
15.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
142.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
94.6mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.8mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
13.0°C
Apr 8
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 26

Rottnest Island Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.0°C
8th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
22nd 1991
Average This Month
16.9°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.0°C
6th 1991
Average This Month
23.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.7mm
7.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.2mm
2008
Driest On Record
3.8mm
2001
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