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Merredin Forecast

Tonight 10°C
Tomorrow 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.7°C rising
Updated at 20:50 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Sunday Sunny. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Monday Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest in the late afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C rising
Dew Point 2.3°C falling
Feels Like 10.2°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
E 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1024.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 WST
Sunset sunset
17:43 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 9.6°C
Dalwallinu 14.4°C
Lake Grace 13.4°C
Newdegate 5.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Clear
9°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

9am

Mostly clear
14°C

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Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 19
Mon
Aug 20
Tue
Aug 21
Wed
Aug 22
Thu
Aug 23
Fri
Aug 24
Sat
Aug 25

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 23°C 26°C 18°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 21°C
Minimum 6°C 10°C 10°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 60% 5% 5% 10% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NE 24km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 19km/h
N
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 9km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 54% 37% 41% 30% 82% 59% 75% 47% 75% 50% 75% 43% 54% 33%
Dew Point 2°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 4°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:13 WST
sunrise
06:38 WST
sunset
17:43 WST
last light
18:08 WST
moon
set
Mon 01:49 WST
rise
Mon 12:37 WST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 19
3.0°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 18
3.6°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 17
6.7°C 16.2°C 0.6mm
Thu
Aug 16
2.0°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 15
4.5°C 15.3°C 0.6mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
256.1mm
53.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
198.4mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
224.7mm
48 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.6mm
Aug 4
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jul 6
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Feb 16

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-2.8°C
27th 1969
Average This Month
5.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.0°C
13th
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
20.6mm
4th
Total This Month
45.4mm
10 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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