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Bega Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

32.9°C falling
Updated at 18:50 EDT

South Coast for Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

Currently at Bega

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.9°C falling
Dew Point 12.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.6°C
Relative Humidity 28%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 18.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Montague Is 23.0°C
Merimbula Ap 27.5°C
Moruya Ap 25.0°C
Green Cape 23.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Merimbula

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
25°C

12am

Clear
22°C

3am

Clear
20°C

6am

Clear
19°C

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National Forecast

Bega 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 36°C 35°C 30°C 31°C 25°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 15°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 60% 60% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 6km/h
NNW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
N 6km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 60% 30% 52% 36% 64% 51% 72% 58% 77% 69% 81% 69% 82% 73%
Dew Point 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 22°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 23°C

Bega Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:34 EDT
sunrise
06:03 EDT
sunset
20:20 EDT
last light
20:49 EDT
moon
set
Fri 21:38 EDT
rise
Sat 08:39 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Bega Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
11.5°C 38°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
9.1°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
10.0°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
14.5°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
11.3°C 23.9°C 1.8mm

Bega Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
54.1mm
10.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
70.2mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
9.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
9.1°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Jan 19

Bega Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
4.5°C
22nd 1994
Average This Month
14.3°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
44.6°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
26.5°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.2mm
14th
Total This Month
70.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.1mm
10.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
193.7mm
1999
Driest On Record
10.6mm
2017
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