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Mt Gambier Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 25°C
fog_then_sunny

Now

11.8°C rising
Updated at 00:40 CDT

Lower South East for Saturday Patchy fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.

Currently at Mt Gambier

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.4°C rising
Feels Like 10.6°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Portland 11.1°C
Casterton 9.5°C
Cape Nelson 15.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Gambier

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Fog
11°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

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National Forecast

Mt Gambier 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Fog then sunny

Late shower

Mostly cloudy

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Mostly cloudy

Fog then sunny
Maximum 25°C 31°C 37°C 27°C 21°C 24°C 27°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 19°C 18°C 13°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 60% 60% 30% 10% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 14
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
37
km/h
30
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
E 20km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
NW 29km/h
NW
NW 37km/h
NW
W 30km/h
W
W 33km/h
W
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
Relative Humidity 70% 49% 71% 36% 52% 32% 61% 40% 67% 51% 67% 44% 68% 45%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C

Mt Gambier 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
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 18:26 CDT
rise
Sun 05:01 CDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mt Gambier Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
6.5°C 24°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.2°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
13.4°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
7.2°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.9°C 22.6°C 0.0mm

Mt Gambier Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
712.8mm
190.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
808.6mm
185 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
823.0mm
189 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.8mm
Mar 21
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Jan 7

Mt Gambier Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.2°C
8th
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
1st 1994
Average This Month
10.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.3°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
22.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.0mm
1st
Total This Month
31.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
38.3mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
118.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
5.8mm
1963
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