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Perth Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 26°C
sunny

Now

6.9°C rising
Updated at 07:30 WST

Perth for Monday Sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Perth

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C rising
Dew Point 5.5°C rising
Feels Like 6.9°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1028.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 WST
Sunset sunset
17:24 WST

Nearby Now

Perth Airport 12.8°C
Swanbourne 11.7°C
Jandakot Ap 9.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Perth

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
23°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

Perth Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Perth 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 21
Tue
May 22
Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 28°C 28°C 22°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 19
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
33
km/h
31
km/h
37
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NE 19km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NE 20km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
NE 25km/h
NE
NNE 33km/h
NNE
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 29km/h
W
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 55% 30% 48% 26% 37% 23% 32% 30% 77% 65% 72% 67% 80% 66%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 9°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C

Perth Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 WST
sunrise
07:01 WST
sunset
17:24 WST
last light
17:51 WST
moon
rise
Mon 12:24 WST
set
Mon 23:28 WST
moon
Tue
May 22
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14

Perth Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 20
5.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
5.7°C 24.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 18
10.1°C 24.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 17
8.2°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 16
10.4°C 26.3°C 0.0mm

Perth Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
177.3mm
28.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
135.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
253.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
96.2mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
5.1°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Mar 13

Perth Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.1°C
20th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
25th 2012
Average This Month
10.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
10.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
34.3°C
1st 2002
Average This Month
24.6°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.2mm
6th
Total This Month
6.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
90.3mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
191.2mm
2005
Driest On Record
26.4mm
2000
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