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31.63°S 116.79°E 188m AMSL

Northam Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 20°C
thunderstorms

Now

14.7°C falling
Updated at 01:20 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe with heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls exceeding 60 mm possible. Heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding possible in the south in the morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then shifting SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.7°C falling
Dew Point 14.4°C falling
Feels Like 13.5°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
NNE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.4mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 WST
Sunset sunset
17:37 WST

Nearby Now

Pearce 16.5°C
Bickley 14.2°C
Perth Airport 16.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cunderdin

48-hour forecast

3am

Heavy shower
14°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
14°C

9am

Shower
14°C

12pm

Shower
17°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 01:14 WST
Severe Weather Warning for Western Australia

WA - Thu 16:00 WST
Flooding Outlook Advice General

WA - Thu 15:52 WST
Flood Watch for the Central Wheat Belt including the Avon Region

Western Australia Weather Update

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Northam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 17°C
Minimum 11°C 8°C 3°C 2°C 6°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 5% 5% 40% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SE 11km/h
SE
NE 11km/h
NE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 96% 72% 94% 62% 92% 56% 88% 55% 76% 54% 81% 53% 89% 68%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 8°C 8°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 11°C

Northam Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:37 WST
sunrise
07:03 WST
sunset
17:37 WST
last light
18:03 WST
moon
set
Fri 06:25 WST
rise
Fri 17:37 WST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Northam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
12°C 19°C 31mm
Wed
Jul 29
9.2°C 19°C 26.8mm
Tue
Jul 28
7.0°C 12.3°C 3.2mm
Mon
Jul 27
3.6°C 20.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
1.5°C 16.0°C 0.0mm

Northam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
283.6mm
53.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
215.3mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
262.4mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.0mm
Jul 30
Lowest Temperature
-0.6°C
Jul 9
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 5

Northam Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.6°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-3.2°C
11th 1997
Average This Month
5.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.9°C
18th
Highest On Record
25.2°C
18th 2007
Average This Month
17.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.0mm
30th
Total This Month
88.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.2mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
221.3mm
1958
Driest On Record
13.6mm
2012
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