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Perisher Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 5°C
rain

Now

10.9°C falling
Updated at 09:30 EDT

Snowy Mountains for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of rain. The chance of thunderstorms near the Victorian border during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming N/NW and light in the late evening.

Currently at Perisher Valley

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.9°C falling
Dew Point 7.8°C falling
Feels Like 10.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
NNW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Cooma Ap 21.0°C
Thredbo Top Station 7.5°C
Cabramurra 11.2°C
Khancoban 15.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Perisher

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower
12°C

3pm

Rain
11°C

6pm

Heavy rain
10°C

9pm

Rain
10°C

Snowy Mountains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Perisher 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Rain

Showers

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing
Maximum 14°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum 7°C 5°C -2°C -1°C 0°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 5% 20% 10% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Slight Severe Severe High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
S 9km/h
S
S 9km/h
S
WSW 7km/h
WSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 57% 89% 78% 64% 42% 44% 55% 52% 55% 47% 50% 52% 47% 58%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 3°C 4°C -7°C -1°C -3°C 1°C -2°C 2°C -1°C 3°C 0°C 6°C

Perisher 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
05:52 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
19:25 EDT
last light
19:52 EDT
moon
set
Thu 18:48 EDT
rise
Fri 06:41 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Thredbo Village Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
0°C 24°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
2.0°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
1.5°C 20.5°C 0.1mm
Sun
Oct 15
-1.1°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
0.2°C 17.6°C 0.0mm

Thredbo Village Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1529.7mm
143.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1173.5mm
153 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
2274.3mm
170 Day(s)
Wettest Day
127.5mm
Aug 16
Lowest Temperature
-11.0°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Feb 10

Thredbo Village Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-9.6°C
22nd 2006
Average This Month
0.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
1.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
24.1°C
31st 1987
Average This Month
17.2°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.2mm
12th
Total This Month
47.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
194.2mm
14.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
418.6mm
2016
Driest On Record
32.8mm
2006
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