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Mount Gambier Weather


Mt Gambier Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

35.5°C rising
Updated at 15:50 CDT

Lower South East for Wednesday Sunny. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mt Gambier

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.5°C rising
Dew Point 5.8°C rising
Feels Like 33.2°C
Relative Humidity 16%
Wind icon
S 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1014.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 36.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:30 CDT

Nearby Now

Casterton 35.3°C
Coonawarra 35.0°C
Portland 28.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Gambier

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
34°C

9pm

Clear
24°C

12am

Clear
20°C

3am

Clear
16°C

Lower South East Weather Warnings

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SA - Wed 15:59 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for South Australia. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Mt Gambier 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 17
Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine
Maximum 37°C 41°C 35°C 26°C 30°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 12°C 16°C 19°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 16
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NW 29km/h
NW
W 13km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 23km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
Relative Humidity 45% 15% 25% 11% 37% 31% 78% 48% 74% 42% 71% 44% 67% 36%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 9°C

Mt Gambier 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
05:33 CDT
sunrise
06:03 CDT
sunset
20:30 CDT
last light
21:00 CDT
moon
set
Wed 20:30 CDT
rise
Thu 06:53 CDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Mt Gambier Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
8.8°C 36°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
8.6°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
11.0°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
7.2°C 22.0°C 1.6mm
Sat
Jan 13
10.8°C 20.0°C 6.4mm

Mt Gambier Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
27.6mm
8.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
8.6mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
21.6mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
7.1°C
Jan 10
Highest Temperature
42.3°C
Jan 6

Mt Gambier Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
1.4°C
9th 1957
Average This Month
11.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
44.1°C
16th 2014
Average This Month
27.4°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
13th
Total This Month
8.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.6mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
126.2mm
1963
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2001
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Weather News

Fire danger rising as hot air spreads south

16:21 EDT

Soaring temperatures will elevate fire danger ratings across parts of southern Australia on Thursday and Friday.

'Our own personal cyclone' as severe thunderstorm rips through WA farming community of Cunderdin

15:33 EDT

Residents in Cunderdin have described a severe storm that tore through the region yesterday afternoon as "our own personal cyclone".

Prolonged heatwave on the horizon

12:09 EDT

Parts of southeastern Australia experienced a relatively mild start to the week, although a prolonged heatwave is about to grip multiple states and territories.