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31.75°S 116.67°E 157m AMSL

Northam Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.4°C rising
Updated at 21:20 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 39.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.4°C rising
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 22.4°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:02 WST
Sunset sunset
19:14 WST

Nearby Now

Pearce 18.9°C
Perth Airport 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Meckering

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Northam 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 35°C 33°C 21°C 21°C 27°C 32°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 9°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 90% 90% 40% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme
Pollen Index High High Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 18
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
31
km/h
33
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction E 18km/h
E
S 8km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
SW 10km/h
SW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
W 27km/h
W
W 28km/h
W
W 35km/h
W
WSW 31km/h
WSW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 44% 21% 40% 18% 43% 23% 68% 43% 63% 50% 56% 31% 41% 20%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 7°C

Northam Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:34 WST
sunrise
05:02 WST
sunset
19:14 WST
last light
19:42 WST
moon
rise
Fri 03:06 WST
set
Sat 17:25 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Northam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
13.7°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
13.9°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
17.3°C 34.0°C 1.5mm
Mon
Dec 11
17.2°C 39.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
19.0°C 37.1°C 0.0mm

Northam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
425.6mm
90.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
525.1mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
497.6mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.6mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
-0.6°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Jan 28

Northam Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.4°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.5°C
6th 2007
Average This Month
15.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
15.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.4°C
11th
Highest On Record
45.6°C
19th 1954
Average This Month
32.5°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
32.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
5th
Total This Month
4.9mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
9.0mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
65.8mm
1952
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1877
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