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31.24°S 118.11°E 306m AMSL

Merredin Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 18°C
clearing_shower

Now

14.5°C steady
Updated at 05:40 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers in the far southwest, high chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far southwest during the morning and afternoon. Damaging winds possible in the far SW. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.5°C steady
Dew Point 11.3°C falling
Feels Like 12.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
NNW 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1001.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 WST
Sunset sunset
17:14 WST

Nearby Now

Southern Cross Ap 14.7°C
Dalwallinu 13.8°C
Lake Grace 14.0°C
Wandering 12.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Wyalkatchem

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
15°C

12pm

Chance shower. Windy
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
16°C

6pm

Mostly clear
15°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 04:52 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Winds/Abnormally High Tides) Lower West, South West, South Coastal, SE Coastal & Great Southern

WA - Fri 04:08 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Central West, Lower West, South West, Great Southern and Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 22°C 24°C
Minimum 15°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 20% 5% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 33
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 33km/h
NNW
NW 34km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WSW 9km/h
WSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
N 25km/h
N
NNW 30km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 76% 58% 83% 70% 83% 70% 81% 53% 73% 46% 58% 34% 54% 49%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 8°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 8°C 13°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:27 WST
sunrise
06:53 WST
sunset
17:14 WST
last light
17:40 WST
moon
rise
Fri 14:50 WST
set
Sat 03:22 WST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
12.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
9.4°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
11.7°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
9.2°C 22.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
7.5°C 22.8°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
116.8mm
20.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
47.8mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
138.8mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.2mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
3.4°C
May 3
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Feb 16

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.4°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-1.4°C
2nd 1968
Average This Month
10.1°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
8.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.3°C
13th
Highest On Record
33.4°C
3rd 1972
Average This Month
23.5°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
20.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.9mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.6mm
1963
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1948
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Weather News

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23:06 EST

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18:11 EST

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Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.