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Merriwa Weather


32.14°S 150.36°E 246m AMSL

Scone Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 18°C
sunny

Now

24.5°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Merriwa

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C rising
Dew Point 15.7°C falling
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1021.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:39 EDT

Nearby Now

Scone Ap 24.5°C
Murrurundi Gap 23.4°C
Mudgee Ap 24.5°C
Nullo Mountain 22.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Scone

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
36°C

6pm

Clear
36°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

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National Forecast

Scone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 37°C 31°C 28°C 29°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 90% 90% 90% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High 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 4
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 4km/h
NNE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 22% 57% 20% 65% 42% 82% 58% 79% 47% 77% 41% 75% 46%
Dew Point 16°C 12°C 16°C 11°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C

Scone Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:41 EDT
sunset
19:39 EDT
last light
20:04 EDT
moon
set
Thu 17:11 EDT
rise
Fri 04:03 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Merriwa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
14°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
12.9°C 34°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
6.9°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
10.1°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
17.8°C 31.4°C 0.4mm

Merriwa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
138.6mm
13.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
69.2mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
132.0mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.4mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
45.4°C
Feb 11

Merriwa Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
8.1°C
10th 2008
Average This Month
17.7°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.4°C
11th
Highest On Record
41.4°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
35.9°C
+6.8°C
Long-term Average
29.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
5th
Total This Month
10.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.7mm
6.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
240.0mm
1992
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1991
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