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Perth Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 12°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

17.9°C rising
Updated at 11:00 WST

Perth for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of squally showers, becoming less likely in the early afternoon. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Damaging winds possible. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Perth

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C rising
Dew Point 10.8°C rising
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
W 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1001.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 WST
Sunset sunset
17:23 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 16.1°C
Perth Airport 13.7°C
Jandakot Ap 16.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Perth

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower. Windy
18°C

3pm

Shower. Windy
20°C

6pm

Shower. Windy
16°C

9pm

Shower. Windy
15°C

Perth Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 10:54 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds & Abnormally High Tides) for Lower West, South West, South Coastal, SE Coastal & Great Southern

WA - Fri 10:09 WST
Storm Force Wind Warning Leeuwin Coast. Gale Warning to Lancelin & Esperance coasts inc Perth Local. Strong Wind Warning to Gascoyne & Eucla

National Forecast

Perth 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 23°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 5% 5% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
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 35
km/h
42
km/h
32
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
33
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 42km/h
WNW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
SSW 10km/h
SSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 27km/h
N
NW 33km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 72% 61% 73% 63% 76% 70% 72% 56% 73% 51% 58% 42% 70% 70%
Dew Point 12°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 15°C 17°C

Perth Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:38 WST
sunrise
07:04 WST
sunset
17:23 WST
last light
17:49 WST
moon
rise
Fri 14:59 WST
set
Sat 03:33 WST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Perth Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 25
13.9°C - 29.2mm
Thu
May 24
8.6°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
7.5°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
7.9°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
6.3°C 25.4°C 0.0mm

Perth Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
177.3mm
28.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
165.0mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
275.6mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
96.2mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
5.1°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Mar 13

Perth Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.1°C
20th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
25th 2012
Average This Month
10.0°C
-0.5°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
25.0°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.2mm
25th
Total This Month
35.4mm
4 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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Weather News

Perth storm: Severe cold front hits WA's South West, bringing heavy rain, winds and flooding

12:16 EST

The full force of mother nature is being felt in Western Australia as emergency services deal with damaging wind gusts from a severe cold front that is also dumping heavy rain in Perth and the state's South West.

Damaging winds lash WA

11:00 EST

Severe weather continues to threaten parts of WA today after a powerful front crossed the state's west coast overnight.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.