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Perisher Forecast

Today 3°C
Tonight -7°C
snow

Now

-0.3°C steady
Updated at 17:20 EST

Snowy Mountains for Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain about the alpine peaks, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Perisher Valley

24-hour graph
Temperature -0.3°C steady
Dew Point -1.2°C steady
Feels Like -2.4°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
W 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:07 EST
Sunset sunset
17:00 EST

Nearby Now

Thredbo Top Station -1.6°C
Cabramurra 0.8°C
Cooma Ap 7.3°C
Khancoban 8.1°C

Next 12 hours in Perisher

48-hour forecast

6pm

Snow shower
-2°C

9pm

Snow shower
-2°C

12am

Mostly clear
-4°C

3am

Mostly clear
-7°C

Snowy Mountains Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Perisher 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2
Sat
Jun 3
Sun
Jun 4
Mon
Jun 5

Snow

Snow

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 3°C 2°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 6°C
Minimum -6°C -7°C -6°C -6°C -7°C -7°C -6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 5% 5% 5% 5% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 13
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NW 13km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SW 6km/h
SW
SW 9km/h
SW
S 4km/h
S
SSW 6km/h
SSW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
W 8km/h
W
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 85% 90% 83% 74% 80% 70% 68% 64% 63% 60% 65% 61% 63% 58%
Dew Point -1°C -1°C -5°C -3°C -2°C 0°C -4°C -1°C -4°C -1°C -2°C -1°C -4°C -3°C

Perisher Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:40 EST
sunrise
07:08 EST
sunset
17:00 EST
last light
17:28 EST
moon
set
Tue 21:51 EST
rise
Wed 11:49 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Perisher Valley Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 30
-3.6°C 1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 29
-3.6°C 0.2°C 21.4mm
Sun
May 28
0.7°C 1.3°C 15.8mm
Sat
May 27
-0.6°C 7.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 26
0.4°C 8.3°C 0.0mm

Thredbo Village Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
575.2mm
60.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
581.8mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
729.5mm
73 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.6mm
Apr 26
Lowest Temperature
-6.0°C
May 3
Highest Temperature
31.0°C
Feb 10

Thredbo Village Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-6.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-9.5°C
29th 1987
Average This Month
-1.4°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
-0.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
19.6°C
13th 1983
Average This Month
10.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.0mm
24th
Total This Month
98.7mm
21 Day(s)
Long-term Average
148.5mm
15.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
341.7mm
1995
Driest On Record
12.3mm
2005
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