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Merredin Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 34°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

19.4°C falling
Updated at 06:00 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Gusty winds with thunderstorms possible during this afternoon and early evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.1°C falling
Feels Like 19.4°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
ESE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:25 WST
Sunset sunset
19:13 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 19.9°C
Dalwallinu 20.5°C
Lake Grace 16.9°C
Newdegate 16.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28
Mon
Jan 29
Tue
Jan 30

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 34°C 33°C 36°C 35°C 28°C 25°C 23°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 15°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 10% 20% 10% 20% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SE 11km/h
SE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
ESE 31km/h
ESE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 39% 68% 39% 57% 24% 48% 28% 60% 39% 61% 43% 55% 36%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 12°C 7°C 7°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:58 WST
sunrise
05:25 WST
sunset
19:13 WST
last light
19:39 WST
moon
rise
Wed 11:44 WST
set
Wed 23:37 WST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 23
19.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
19.1°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
22.3°C 38.6°C 7.2mm
Sat
Jan 20
19.0°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
15.5°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
15.2mm
2.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
22.8mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.0mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
10.0°C
Jan 11
Highest Temperature
42.2°C
Jan 3

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
6.4°C
7th 1989
Average This Month
17.6°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.2°C
3rd
Highest On Record
46.0°C
23rd 1980
Average This Month
34.5°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
33.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
18th
Total This Month
22.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.2mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
134.6mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1904
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