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31.14°S 118.00°E 350m AMSL

Bencubbin Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 34°C
possible_shower

Now

21.2°C rising
Updated at 07:20 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C rising
Dew Point 11.2°C rising
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
E 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:24 WST
Sunset sunset
19:14 WST

Nearby Now

Southern Cross Ap 24.0°C
Dalwallinu 26.0°C
Bickley 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Wyalkatchem

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Chance shower
34°C

6pm

Chance shower
31°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Bencubbin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 37°C 36°C 36°C 37°C 34°C 36°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 70% 20% 10% 30% 40% 60% 20%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 22
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
ESE 19km/h
ESE
S 12km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
S 15km/h
S
ESE 19km/h
ESE
S 17km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SW 12km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
W 13km/h
W
Relative Humidity 48% 32% 46% 27% 48% 26% 50% 26% 52% 29% 56% 28% 46% 22%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 11°C

Bencubbin Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:58 WST
sunrise
05:24 WST
sunset
19:14 WST
last light
19:41 WST
moon
rise
Sat 08:00 WST
set
Sat 21:18 WST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Bencubbin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
15°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
19.7°C 26°C 0.6mm
Wed
Jan 17
22.2°C 32.5°C 3.8mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.5°C 37.0°C 0.8mm
Mon
Jan 15
17.0°C 26.0°C 32.0mm

Bencubbin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
16.3mm
2.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
37.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
12.9°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Jan 3

Bencubbin Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.9°C
6th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
7th 1989
Average This Month
18.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
46.0°C
23rd 1980
Average This Month
33.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
34.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.0mm
15th
Total This Month
37.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.3mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
119.3mm
1925
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1919
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Weather News

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00:08 EDT

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Melbourne hits 42C before cool change as authorities defend 'heat kills' warnings

21:48 EDT

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Canberra braces for heatwave as temperatures expected to soar above 37C for four consecutive days

21:03 EDT

Canberrans are about to swelter through the weekend, with four consecutive days at or above 37 degrees Celsius.