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Bencubbin Forecast

This morning 2°C
Today 15°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

-0.5°C falling
Updated at 05:40 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

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Temperature -0.5°C falling
Dew Point -1.5°C falling
Feels Like -0.5°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 WST
Sunset sunset
17:44 WST

Nearby Now

Dalwallinu 3.6°C
Cunderdin Airfield 1.2°C
Pearce 6.5°C
Gingin Ap 6.4°C

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
-1°C

9am

Clear
6°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

3pm

Clear
15°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Bencubbin 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

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Increasing sunshine
Maximum 15°C 21°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 2°C 4°C 8°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 8°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 Moderate Slight Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
E 5km/h
E
W 6km/h
W
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
S 14km/h
S
Relative Humidity 72% 46% 52% 34% 81% 48% 81% 51% 74% 42% 75% 36% 62% 36%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 1°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C

Bencubbin 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
06:17 WST
sunrise
06:42 WST
sunset
17:44 WST
last light
18:09 WST
moon
set
Thu 13:10 WST
rise
Fri 03:19 WST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Bencubbin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 16
8°C - 0.2mm
Tue
Aug 15
- 15°C 1.8mm
Mon
Aug 14
13°C 19°C 1.2mm
Sun
Aug 13
12.0°C 20.0°C 8.4mm
Sat
Aug 12
8.6°C 15.9°C 0.0mm

Bencubbin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
245.0mm
57.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
209.6mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
229.6mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
1.5°C
Jul 6
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 5

Bencubbin Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-1.7°C
7th 1958
Average This Month
6.2°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.8°C
8th
Highest On Record
31.0°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
16.2°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.4mm
9th
Total This Month
52.7mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.3mm
10.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
99.1mm
1932
Driest On Record
3.5mm
1925
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