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Mt Gambier Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 25°C
late_shower

Now

6.9°C rising
Updated at 07:00 EDT

Lower South East for Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Medium (60%) chance of showers this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm later tonight. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Dartmoor

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C rising
Dew Point 6.3°C rising
Feels Like 6.9°C
Relative Humidity 96%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:19 CDT

Nearby Now

Casterton 7.3°C
Coonawarra 7.6°C
Portland 9.1°C
Cape Nelson 11.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Gambier

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Lower South East Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mt Gambier 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Late shower

Showers easing

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 23°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 7°C 12°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 10% 20% 5% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 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 15
km/h
19
km/h
36
km/h
39
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction N 15km/h
N
NNW 19km/h
NNW
W 36km/h
W
WSW 39km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SW 23km/h
SW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SE 11km/h
SE
S 16km/h
S
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 73% 46% 79% 69% 68% 62% 75% 64% 77% 56% 60% 38% 60% 46%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 18°C

Mt Gambier Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:07 CDT
sunrise
05:38 CDT
sunset
20:19 CDT
last light
20:50 CDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:33 CDT
set
Thu 01:38 CDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Mt Gambier Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
6.1°C 21°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
11.7°C 19.7°C 2.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
7.2°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
2.5°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
8.3°C 19.7°C 0.0mm

Mt Gambier Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
711.6mm
191.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
815.0mm
186 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
507.2mm
176 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.2mm
Sep 9
Lowest Temperature
0.2°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
38.4°C
Jan 13

Mt Gambier Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
1st 1994
Average This Month
6.6°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.4°C
4th
Highest On Record
43.3°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
22.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
5th
Total This Month
2.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.4mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
118.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1963
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Weather News

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18:43 EDT

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One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.