Fairfax Media Network

Cape Arid Weather


33.64°S 123.43°E 121m AMSL

Esperance Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 21°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

21.1°C falling
Updated at 22:00 WST

Southern Coastal for Monday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and early afternoon. Damaging winds possible. Winds W/NW 30 to 40 km/h turning SW during the morning then tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

Currently at Esperance

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.1°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 21.1°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
NW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 998.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 12.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Esperance Ap 19.9°C
Salmon Gums 19.3°C
Norseman Ap 19.2°C
Munglinup West 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Esperance

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
16°C

3am

Clear
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear. Windy
20°C

Southern Coastal Weather Warnings

view all
WA - Sun 21:00 WST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for WA

WA - Sun 16:10 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds and Damaging Surf) for South West, South Coastal, Lower West, South East Coastal and Great Southern

WA - Sun 16:03 WST
Gale Warning from Lancelin to Eucla Coasts inc Perth Waters. Strong Wind Warning Melville Waters & Pilbara West, Ningaloo & Geraldton Coasts

National Forecast

Esperance 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 28°C 31°C 21°C
Minimum 17°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 18°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 40% 5% 5% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 27
km/h
25
km/h
40
km/h
47
km/h
39
km/h
36
km/h
5
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
30
km/h
33
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
NW 40km/h
NW
W 47km/h
W
SW 39km/h
SW
SW 36km/h
SW
S 5km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
NE 13km/h
NE
SE 22km/h
SE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
SSW 28km/h
SSW
S 30km/h
S
SSE 33km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 49% 59% 45% 59% 65% 63% 51% 56% 45% 46% 37% 56% 67% 65%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 12°C

Esperance Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 18:53 WST
rise
Tue 05:23 WST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Esperance Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
17.7°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
15.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
13.3°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
13.8°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.9°C 22.2°C 1.8mm

Esperance Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
622.4mm
137.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
767.6mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
703.2mm
151 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.0mm
May 12
Lowest Temperature
3.6°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 5

Esperance Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
6.6°C
7th 1996
Average This Month
14.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
14.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
45.3°C
17th 2013
Average This Month
26.5°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
1st
Total This Month
5.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.9mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
62.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1972
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.