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36.35°S 148.55°E 1243m AMSL

Perisher Forecast

Tonight -5°C
Tomorrow 4°C
snow_developing

Now

0.3°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

Snowy Mountains for Tuesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Medium chance of snow showers about the alpine peaks in the evening. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Perisher Valley

24-hour graph
Temperature 0.3°C falling
Dew Point -3.1°C steady
Feels Like -3.2°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
W 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:38 EST

Nearby Now

Cooma Ap 7.3°C
Cabramurra 2.8°C
Thredbo Top Station -1.1°C
Khancoban 6.7°C

Next 12 hours in Perisher

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
-2°C

12am

Clear
-3°C

3am

Mostly clear
-4°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
-4°C

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National Forecast

Perisher 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28

Sunny

Snow developing

Snowfalls clearing

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Snow developing

Frost then sunny
Maximum 5°C 4°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 3°C 5°C
Minimum -5°C -5°C -3°C -8°C -6°C -5°C -5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 90% 50% 30% 40% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 8km/h
NNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SSE 7km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
NW 9km/h
NW
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 72% 67% 73% 73% 82% 64% 63% 58% 72% 67% 77% 72% 76% 71%
Dew Point -4°C -1°C -4°C -1°C -5°C -5°C -7°C -2°C -5°C -1°C -4°C -2°C -2°C -1°C

Perisher Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
rise
Wed 07:30 EST
set
Wed 19:12 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Thredbo Village Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 22
-3.5°C 8°C 0.4mm
Mon
Aug 21
-5.0°C 5°C 0.4mm
Sun
Aug 20
-8.0°C 5.5°C 0.9mm
Sat
Aug 19
-3.2°C 1.2°C 3.4mm
Fri
Aug 18
-1.5°C 2.0°C 17.2mm

Thredbo Village Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1121.0mm
111.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
992.8mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1522.6mm
131 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-8.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-18.0°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
-1.3°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
-2.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
10.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
16.6°C
31st 2006
Average This Month
5.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
127.5mm
16th
Total This Month
251.2mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
195.3mm
17.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
380.7mm
1984
Driest On Record
46.9mm
1982
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