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Bega Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 16°C
cloudy

Now

19.8°C steady
Updated at 17:30 EDT

South Coast for Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the north, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Bega

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.8°C steady
Dew Point 17.8°C steady
Feels Like 19.8°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:15 EDT

Nearby Now

Merimbula Ap 20.1°C
Montague Is 20.5°C
Green Cape 20.8°C
Moruya Ap 22.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Merimbula

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Bega 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Cloudy

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 29°C 26°C 31°C 36°C 29°C 24°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 20°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 60% 20% 30% 70% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 5
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 5km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SSE 4km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
S 6km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
E 8km/h
E
S 5km/h
S
ESE 11km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 68% 73% 70% 74% 67% 78% 66% 68% 46% 66% 65% 63% 59%
Dew Point 14°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 24°C 20°C 22°C 19°C 19°C 12°C 15°C

Bega 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 18:16 EDT
rise
Sun 04:56 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Bega Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
16.3°C 20°C 4.2mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.0°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.6°C 29.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16.7°C 23.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
17.0°C 20.9°C 0.0mm

Bega Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
666.2mm
125.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
513.8mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
780.0mm
139 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.6mm
Mar 5
Lowest Temperature
-4.3°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Jan 30

Bega Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.3°C
28th 2000
Average This Month
14.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
13.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.4°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
23.5°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.4mm
5th
Total This Month
111.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.0mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
237.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2002
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18:43 EDT

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14:43 EDT

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