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Perth Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 28°C
cloud_increasing

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 20:20 WST

Perth for Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.
Saturday Becoming cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southwest in the evening. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Perth

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 16.4°C rising
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1009.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:05 WST
Sunset sunset
19:18 WST

Nearby Now

Perth Airport 22.2°C
Swanbourne 19.9°C
Jandakot Ap 20.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Perth

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
21°C

12am

Clear
20°C

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Clear
19°C

Perth Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Perth 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 28°C 20°C 20°C 25°C 29°C 33°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 80% 90% 60% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 15
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
32
km/h
34
km/h
41
km/h
39
km/h
39
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
SW 30km/h
SW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
W 34km/h
W
W 41km/h
W
WSW 39km/h
WSW
SW 39km/h
SW
S 19km/h
S
SW 26km/h
SW
E 21km/h
E
SSW 21km/h
SSW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
WSW 22km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 49% 42% 51% 57% 60% 54% 64% 66% 55% 49% 44% 35% 30% 31%
Dew Point 11°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 13°C

Perth Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 17:29 WST
rise
Sun 04:25 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Perth Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
16.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.4°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.8°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.3°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
18.7°C 37.6°C 0.0mm

Perth Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
729.4mm
108.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
820.8mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
715.2mm
116 Day(s)
Wettest Day
114.4mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Aug 2
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 26

Perth Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
7th 2007
Average This Month
17.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
10th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
26th 2007
Average This Month
30.7°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.4mm
4th
Total This Month
7.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.1mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
75.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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