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Rottnest Island Weather


Rottnest Is Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 15°C
showers

Now

16.3°C rising
Updated at 12:00 WST

Lower West for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 20.

Currently at Rottnest Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C rising
Dew Point 15.7°C rising
Feels Like 16.3°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1021.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.6mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 WST
Sunset sunset
17:26 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 18.9°C
Garden Island 16.1°C
Perth 19.4°C
Jandakot Ap 16.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rottnest Is

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower
19°C

6pm

Chance shower
17°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

Lower West Weather Warnings

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Western Australia Weather Update

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Rottnest Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11

Showers

Showers easing

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 19°C 19°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 16°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 16°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 80% 40% 70% 70% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
33
km/h
36
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
N 16km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
W 26km/h
W
WNW 33km/h
WNW
SSE 36km/h
SSE
SSE 33km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
NNE 11km/h
NNE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 75% 66% 78% 72% 71% 70% 67% 54% 66% 50% 70% 61% 76% 51%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 6°C

Rottnest Is Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:52 WST
sunrise
07:19 WST
sunset
17:26 WST
last light
17:53 WST
moon
rise
Sun 21:04 WST
set
Mon 10:10 WST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
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Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Rottnest Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 5
15°C - 0.4mm
Sat
Jul 4
16.3°C 21°C 0.6mm
Fri
Jul 3
16.2°C 20.6°C 2.0mm
Thu
Jul 2
15.3°C 19.8°C 4.8mm
Wed
Jul 1
16.3°C 19.0°C 0.0mm

Rottnest Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
383.3mm
58.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
216.2mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
230.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.4mm
May 17
Lowest Temperature
9.2°C
Jun 23
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Jan 5

Rottnest Island Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
6.6°C
13th 2002
Average This Month
15.8°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
26.5°C
8th 1991
Average This Month
20.1°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
7.8mm
4 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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13:52 EST

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13:46 EST

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Fog forces RFDS flight carrying patients to Perth to land on Rottnest Island

11:39 EST

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