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Cape Leeuwin Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

20.6°C steady
Updated at 10:10 WST

Southwest for Saturday Sunny. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SE in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Cape Leeuwin

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C steady
Dew Point 18.5°C rising
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 88%
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SW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 WST
Sunset sunset
19:02 WST

Nearby Now

Witchcliffe 31.8°C
Busselton 30.8°C
Cape Naturaliste 28.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

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National Forecast

Cape Leeuwin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms clearing
Maximum 27°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 30% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 8
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 8km/h
NNE
SW 15km/h
SW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
S 30km/h
S
SE 22km/h
SE
S 25km/h
S
SE 21km/h
SE
S 25km/h
S
Relative Humidity 68% 73% 77% 71% 84% 79% 80% 72% 79% 74% 80% 77% 83% 77%
Dew Point 17°C 21°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 20°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 16°C 20°C 17°C 20°C

Cape Leeuwin Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:37 WST
sunrise
06:03 WST
sunset
19:02 WST
last light
19:28 WST
moon
set
Sat 18:10 WST
rise
Sun 05:26 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cape Leeuwin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
19°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
17.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
15.9°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
16.2°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
14.9°C 20.0°C 2.6mm

Cape Leeuwin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
31.6mm
11.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
19.4mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
66.6mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
10.2mm
Feb 11
Lowest Temperature
12.9°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
29.7°C
Feb 19

Cape Leeuwin Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
10.0°C
25th 1935
Average This Month
17.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.7°C
19th
Highest On Record
42.8°C
8th 1933
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
11th
Total This Month
15.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.7mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
132.2mm
1921
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1903
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