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Merredin Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 15°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

2.0°C rising
Updated at 07:40 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost early this morning. Medium chance of showers in the far southwest during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.0°C rising
Dew Point 1.1°C rising
Feels Like 2.0°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 WST
Sunset sunset
17:41 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 3.3°C
Dalwallinu 4.4°C
Lake Grace 3.5°C
Newdegate 4.1°C

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
6°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

3pm

Clear
15°C

6pm

Clear
11°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 15°C 21°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 19°C
Minimum 1°C 3°C 9°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 80% 50% 20% 10% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Moderate Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
3
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
NW 12km/h
NW
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
NE 3km/h
NE
W 8km/h
W
ESE 9km/h
ESE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
E 14km/h
E
WSW 12km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 73% 53% 55% 37% 80% 53% 81% 55% 76% 48% 77% 40% 64% 38%
Dew Point 3°C 6°C 1°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 4°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 WST
sunrise
06:41 WST
sunset
17:41 WST
last light
18:06 WST
moon
set
Thu 13:07 WST
rise
Fri 03:19 WST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
8.0°C 15°C 0.7mm
Tue
Aug 15
- 16°C 1.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
11°C 19°C 0.5mm
Sun
Aug 13
10.0°C 20°C 7.5mm
Sat
Aug 12
8.0°C 16.5°C 0.2mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
256.1mm
53.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
224.0mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
324.8mm
65 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Jul 6
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 5

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.8°C
27th 1969
Average This Month
4.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
15.9°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
9th
Total This Month
44.3mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.2mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
99.0mm
1992
Driest On Record
1.1mm
1956
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