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Murrurundi Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 34°C
late_shower

Now

20.6°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EDT

NW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. High chance of showers on the southern slopes in the afternoon and evening, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 40.
Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers on the southern slopes, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

Currently at Murrurundi Gap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C falling
Dew Point 18.0°C steady
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Merriwa 21.2°C
Scone Ap 21.3°C
Tamworth Ap 26.1°C
Gunnedah 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Murrurundi

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

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National Forecast

Murrurundi 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late thunder

Showers easing

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 32°C 34°C 36°C 37°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 24°C 18°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 30% 10% 50% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 29
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction N 29km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
S 20km/h
S
SSE 19km/h
SSE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
N 30km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 34km/h
N
NNW 29km/h
NNW
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 48% 28% 71% 38% 66% 31% 50% 23% 43% 23% 82% 51% 68% 40%
Dew Point 15°C 13°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 18°C 18°C 15°C 15°C

Murrurundi Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 18:04 EDT
rise
Sun 05:01 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Murrurundi Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
- - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
15.5°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
12.4°C 34.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
6.7°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
6.0°C 30.1°C 0.0mm

Murrurundi Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
814.8mm
86.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
491.3mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
760.2mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Mar 31
Lowest Temperature
-3.5°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
42.2°C
Feb 12

Murrurundi Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
10th
Lowest On Record
1.5°C
4th 1987
Average This Month
12.1°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
30th 1965
Average This Month
29.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.9mm
6th
Total This Month
20.1mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.4mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
234.3mm
1970
Driest On Record
5.6mm
1883
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