Merriwa Weather


32.14°S 150.36°E 246m AMSL

Scone Forecast

Today 43°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

28.8°C rising
Updated at 09:20 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm about the Upper Hunter this afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 35 to 42.

Currently at Merriwa

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Temperature 28.8°C rising
Dew Point 20.5°C falling
Feels Like 30.2°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:06 EDT

Nearby Now

Scone Ap 29.4°C
Murrurundi Gap 29.4°C
Mudgee Ap 30.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Scone

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
37°C

3pm

Clear
42°C

6pm

Mostly clear
42°C

9pm

Mostly clear
34°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind for Coffs Coast, Macquarie Coast, Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast, Illawarra Coast, Batemans Coast and Eden Coast

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Scone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 17
Fri
Jan 18
Sat
Jan 19
Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 43°C 43°C 41°C 34°C 34°C 37°C 39°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 25°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 50% 40% 40% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 4
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SE 4km/h
SE
S 9km/h
S
N 13km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
S 17km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
NW 7km/h
NW
W 11km/h
W
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 60% 17% 41% 17% 35% 23% 81% 43% 75% 42% 70% 34% 56% 31%
Dew Point 20°C 13°C 17°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 19°C

Scone Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:40 EDT
sunrise
06:07 EDT
sunset
20:06 EDT
last light
20:33 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 15:59 EDT
set
Fri 02:53 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Merriwa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 17
21°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 16
20.5°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
19.9°C 39.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 14
20.6°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 13
20.2°C 32.3°C 0.0mm

Merriwa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
78.7mm
7.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
43.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
3.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.4mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
17.1°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Jan 16

Merriwa Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
5.4°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
19.5°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
16.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
16th
Highest On Record
43.8°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
35.0°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
31.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.4mm
12th
Total This Month
43.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.7mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
208.6mm
1976
Driest On Record
10.2mm
2003
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19:22 EDT

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15:28 EDT

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