Rottnest Island Weather


Rottnest Is Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.5°C steady
Updated at 19:40 WST

Lower West for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Rottnest Island

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C steady
Dew Point 12.3°C falling
Feels Like 13.0°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
SSW 37km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 WST
Sunset sunset
18:12 WST

Nearby Now

Swanbourne 19.3°C
Garden Island 20.4°C
Perth 19.5°C
Jandakot Ap 19.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rottnest Is

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear. Windy
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

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Rottnest Is 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 26°C
Minimum 19°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 10% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 28
km/h
33
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 28km/h
SSW
SW 33km/h
SW
SE 26km/h
SE
SSW 23km/h
SSW
E 30km/h
E
S 20km/h
S
E 29km/h
E
S 21km/h
S
ENE 26km/h
ENE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
SE 15km/h
SE
NE 27km/h
NE
NW 23km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 65% 62% 59% 49% 59% 42% 47% 49% 45% 52% 50% 55% 55% 62%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 9°C 15°C 11°C 17°C 13°C 19°C 14°C 18°C

Rottnest Is Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:07 WST
sunrise
06:31 WST
sunset
18:11 WST
last light
18:35 WST
moon
set
Fri 00:38 WST
rise
Fri 15:09 WST
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Rottnest Island Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 2
17.9°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 1
17.2°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
16.9°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 30
16.3°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 29
16.8°C 21.3°C 0.2mm

Rottnest Island Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
78.9mm
15.9 Day(s)
Total For 2020
49.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
16.0mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
13.4°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
38.6°C
Feb 4

Rottnest Island Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
22nd 1991
Average This Month
17.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.0°C
6th 1991
Average This Month
23.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.5mm
7.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.2mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2017
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