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Cape Leeuwin Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 15°C
rain

Now

11.0°C falling
Updated at 21:00 WST

Southwest for Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, with possible hail this morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.
Sunday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible hail in the morning. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Currently at Cape Leeuwin

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.0°C falling
Dew Point 7.5°C rising
Feels Like 8.5°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
N 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 WST
Sunset sunset
18:16 WST

Nearby Now

Witchcliffe 8.7°C
Busselton 7.8°C
Cape Naturaliste 10.7°C

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

12am

Shower
9°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
7°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
6°C

9am

Rain
11°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters, Geraldton, Esperance, Lancelin, Perth, Leeuwin, Albany and Eucla coasts

WA - Fri 23:00 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Cape Leeuwin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Cloudy

Rain

Rain

Showers easing

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 70% 70% 70% 50% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High Moderate 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 32
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
38
km/h
40
km/h
37
km/h
34
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 32km/h
WSW
WSW 24km/h
WSW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SE 38km/h
SE
SSE 40km/h
SSE
SSE 37km/h
SSE
S 34km/h
S
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
S 21km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 15km/h
S
Relative Humidity 61% 58% 74% 71% 82% 71% 69% 66% 69% 69% 70% 64% 70% 64%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C

Cape Leeuwin Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:42 WST
sunrise
06:07 WST
sunset
18:17 WST
last light
18:42 WST
moon
rise
Sun 08:36 WST
set
Sun 22:10 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
Sat
Sep 23
10.9°C 16°C 4.6mm
Fri
Sep 22
10.1°C 16°C 8.4mm
Thu
Sep 21
15.4°C 18.3°C 7.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
14.4°C 18.8°C 0.4mm
Tue
Sep 19
15.3°C 18.8°C 0.2mm

Cape Leeuwin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
846.1mm
143.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
746.0mm
148 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
737.2mm
147 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
12.6°C
+0.8°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
17.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.4mm
11th
Total This Month
43.6mm
12 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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Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.