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Cape Leeuwin Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 01:50 WST

Southwest for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Damaging winds possible. Winds W/NW 35 to 50 km/h tending W/SW 30 to 40 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.
Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the southwest, medium chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h becoming W 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then becoming W/NW and light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Currently at Cape Leeuwin

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point 10.4°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
WNW 62km/h rising
Wind Gusts 70km/h
Pressure 998.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 WST
Sunset sunset
18:15 WST

Nearby Now

Witchcliffe 13.0°C
Busselton 15.3°C
Cape Naturaliste 14.4°C

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

3am

Shower
12°C

6am

Shower. Windy
11°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
13°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
17°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 22:54 WST
Severe Weather Warning

WA - Thu 22:42 WST
Severe Weather Warning

WA - Thu 22:15 WST
Sheep Graziers

WA - Thu 22:14 WST
Coastal Wind Warning for WA.

National Forecast

Cape Leeuwin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28

Possible thunderstorm

Showers increasing

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 12°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate High Moderate Moderate 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 50
km/h
46
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
39
km/h
38
km/h
37
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 50km/h
WNW
WSW 46km/h
WSW
WSW 32km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 39km/h
SSE
S 38km/h
S
S 37km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 18km/h
SW
SW 11km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 75% 72% 61% 60% 79% 69% 78% 73% 75% 72% 67% 60% 69% 68%
Dew Point 10°C 11°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 10°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
05:45 WST
sunrise
06:10 WST
sunset
18:15 WST
last light
18:40 WST
moon
rise
Fri 07:27 WST
set
Fri 20:17 WST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Cape Leeuwin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 21
15.4°C 18°C 7.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
14.4°C 19°C 0.4mm
Tue
Sep 19
15.3°C 18.8°C 0.2mm
Mon
Sep 18
12.8°C 19.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
15.3°C 17.9°C 0.4mm

Cape Leeuwin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
846.1mm
143.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
733.0mm
146 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
730.4mm
146 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.4mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
Aug 10
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Mar 2

Cape Leeuwin Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
17th 1917
Average This Month
12.8°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
29.7°C
20th 2014
Average This Month
17.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
11th
Total This Month
30.6mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.5mm
20.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
231.6mm
1927
Driest On Record
23.1mm
1914
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