Northam Weather


31.65°S 116.67°E 146m AMSL

Northam Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

34.2°C rising
Updated at 10:10 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Saturday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.2°C rising
Dew Point 10.1°C falling
Feels Like 31.0°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 26.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:26 WST
Sunset sunset
19:21 WST

Nearby Now

Pearce 32.6°C
Perth Airport 33.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Meckering

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
37°C

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Clear
31°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 09:52 WST
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

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Northam 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 42°C 42°C 35°C 26°C 26°C 30°C
Minimum 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 15°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 40% 40% 30% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 17
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
NE 20km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
W 20km/h
W
S 14km/h
S
WSW 16km/h
WSW
W 23km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
SE 17km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 33% 15% 24% 12% 22% 15% 45% 25% 55% 39% 61% 36% 55% 25%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 8°C

Northam Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:59 WST
sunrise
05:26 WST
sunset
19:21 WST
last light
19:48 WST
moon
rise
Sat 17:31 WST
set
Sun 04:04 WST
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Northam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 19
17°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
16.2°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 17
15.3°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 16
15.4°C 33.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
15.0°C 34.1°C 0.0mm

Northam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
12.1mm
1.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
77.7mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
0.0mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
10.1°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
40.3°C
Jan 12

Northam Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
20th 1925
Average This Month
16.4°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.3°C
12th
Highest On Record
46.3°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
34.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
34.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
12.1mm
1.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.4mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1877
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