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30.94°S 118.34°E 327m AMSL

Bencubbin Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 32°C
sunny

Now

20.3°C rising
Updated at 08:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.3°C rising
Dew Point 9.8°C falling
Feels Like 20.3°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1023.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 WST
Sunset sunset
18:50 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 21.2°C
Dalwallinu 22.0°C
Lake Grace 17.7°C
Bickley 18.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
20°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
32°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Bencubbin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 35°C 38°C 38°C 37°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 13°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 40% 40% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 14
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
NE 24km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
NW 17km/h
NW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 37% 16% 30% 14% 24% 13% 22% 16% 45% 22% 54% 29% 54% 32%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 8°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°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
05:29 WST
sunrise
05:54 WST
sunset
18:50 WST
last light
19:15 WST
moon
set
Thu 16:25 WST
rise
Fri 03:22 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Bencubbin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
11°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
14.0°C 24°C 1.4mm
Mon
Feb 20
23.0°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
21.5°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
18.4°C 34.4°C 0.0mm

Bencubbin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
34.5mm
5.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
59.6mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
42.0mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 5

Bencubbin Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
7.4°C
4th 1981
Average This Month
18.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
3rd
Highest On Record
46.0°C
1st 1991
Average This Month
31.2°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
33.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
8th
Total This Month
8.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.7mm
2.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.5mm
1955
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1916
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