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Merredin Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 16°C
clearing_shower

Now

5.7°C falling
Updated at 00:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the early morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.7°C falling
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 3.7°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
N 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1015.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 WST
Sunset sunset
17:43 WST

Nearby Now

Southern Cross Ap 12.5°C
Lake Grace 7.8°C
Newdegate 8.2°C
Wandering 5.7°C

Next 12 hours in Cunderdin

48-hour forecast

3am

Fog
7°C

6am

Chance shower
7°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12pm

Chance shower
15°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 16°C 16°C 17°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 4°C 3°C 7°C 9°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 5% 20% 40% 70% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Slight Moderate Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 19km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SE 7km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 87% 52% 83% 58% 76% 52% 76% 43% 76% 40% 67% 49% 81% 58%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 12°C 11°C 13°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:14 WST
sunrise
06:39 WST
sunset
17:43 WST
last light
18:07 WST
moon
rise
Sat 04:19 WST
set
Sat 15:06 WST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
2°C 22°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
0.2°C 15°C 0.2mm
Wed
Aug 16
8.0°C 15.5°C 0.7mm
Tue
Aug 15
8.0°C 16.2°C 1.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
11.0°C 19.5°C 0.5mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
256.1mm
53.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
224.2mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
332.6mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
-1.0°C
Jul 6
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 5

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-2.8°C
27th 1969
Average This Month
4.3°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
5.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
29th 2006
Average This Month
16.3°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
9th
Total This Month
44.5mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.2mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
99.0mm
1992
Driest On Record
1.1mm
1956
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