Lightning struck twice for East Fremantle, whose WAFL colts season ended in the preliminary final stage for the second straight year in a weather-interrupted clash against Swan Districts at Fremantle Community Bank Oval.
It’s going to be perfect conditions for tomorrow’s AFL grand final at Optus Stadium, with the Weather Bureau forecasting partly cloudy but rain-free skies for the first-ever decider played in Perth.
Troy de Ruyter
The time has come to end the "adolescence of humanity" and grow up in pursuit of tackling climate change, Britain's leader has told the UN General Assembly.
Beach weather is making a mid-week comeback with the mercury set to climb into the high 20s as Perth kicks off the grand final week countdown.
Football fans and players look set to be treated to glorious sunshine in the lead up to Grand Final Day with a near perfect forecast predicted for this coming Saturday.
President Joe Biden has asked nations to join a US-EU pact that aims to reduce climate-wrecking global methane emissions by at least 30 per cent.
Jeff Mason and Alexandra Alper
The world is headed towards a hotter future unless governments make more ambitious pledges to cut greenhouse emissions, UN chief Antonio Guterres warns.
Wealthy countries' funding to help developing nations deal with climate change will remain well short of its target, OECD head Mathias Cormann says.
A woman had to be rescued through her window after high winds ripped the roof off her home during a storm that drenched the city overnight.
Perth’s sunny weather is about to come to an end, with showers sweeping across the city and the south-west of WA later today and tonight.
No deaths have yet been reported from Tropical Storm Nicholas, downgraded from a hurricane, since it made landfall along the Texas Gulf Coast
To former NSW Fire and Rescue Commissioner Greg Mullins, climate change isn't a political issue, but a devastating phenomenon he has witnessed over decades.
Hurricane Larry has crossed Newfoundland in eastern Canada, leaving nearly 30,000 people in the St John's region without power.
Main Roads has warned motorists to be careful and use headlights as thick fog slowly lifts across the metropolitan area.
New research shows Australia needs to keep 95 per cent of its coal in the ground if the world is to have a 50-50 change of limiting warming to 1.5C.
Perth has enjoyed a perfect spring day, but city-dwellers will have to endure some showers as a thick cloud band with plenty of rain develops over south-western parts of WA.
US President Joe Biden has issued an urgent plea for action to combat climate change as he toured parts of New York City hammered by storm Ida.
Tim Balk and Chris Sommerfeldt
Summer feels oh so close after Perth enjoyed its hottest day in months.
Spring has officially sprung in Perth and it’s time to put away those winter woolies — at least for now.
Thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will hit parts of Victoria on the same day that playgrounds reopen.
The Bureau of Meteorology has unveiled its spring predictions, with most of Australia expecting above average rainfall.
The wild weather has left about 5000 people without power this morning, with strong winds felling trees.
A UN weather agency says floods, heat waves and other disasters driven by climate change have increased fivefold over the past 50 years.
From hail and snow to glorious sunshine, the first week of spring will have us dumping our jumpers and jeans for shorts within days. But first we will have to endure chilly temperatures.
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