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Cape Leeuwin Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 22°C
clearing_shower

Now

18.7°C falling
Updated at 00:50 WST

Southwest for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast late this evening. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the south coast in the early morning. Light winds.

Currently at Cape Leeuwin

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.7°C falling
Dew Point 16.0°C falling
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1026.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 WST
Sunset sunset
17:42 WST

Nearby Now

Witchcliffe 12.7°C
Busselton 13.7°C
Cape Naturaliste 15.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
12°C

6am

Fog
12°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cape Leeuwin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 23°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 17°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 70% 5% 5% 5% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 12
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
S 16km/h
S
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SW 10km/h
SW
SW 18km/h
SW
S 28km/h
S
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
NE 22km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
N 26km/h
N
NNW 27km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 83% 78% 80% 67% 83% 80% 73% 61% 74% 53% 68% 59% 72% 71%
Dew Point 15°C 18°C 13°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 15°C 14°C 17°C

Cape Leeuwin Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:26 WST
sunrise
06:52 WST
sunset
17:42 WST
last light
18:08 WST
moon
rise
Fri 08:31 WST
set
Fri 19:27 WST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Cape Leeuwin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
14.7°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
13.6°C 20.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
14.7°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
16.6°C 19.2°C 0.4mm
Sun
Apr 23
17.0°C 19.1°C 0.4mm

Cape Leeuwin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
120.2mm
33.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
115.6mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
96.6mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.4mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
11.9°C
Mar 16
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Mar 2

Cape Leeuwin Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
7.2°C
28th 1926
Average This Month
15.7°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.0°C
13th 1950
Average This Month
21.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
4.4mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.4mm
13.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
192.6mm
1955
Driest On Record
5.8mm
2001
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