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Northam Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

36.4°C falling
Updated at 13:20 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 36.4°C falling
Dew Point 14.4°C falling
Feels Like 36.0°C
Relative Humidity 27%
Wind icon
NNW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 19.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:27 WST
Sunset sunset
19:21 WST

Nearby Now

Pearce 34.5°C
Perth Airport 34.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Meckering

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
35°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
32°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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WA - Sat 12:59 WST
Severe Storm Warning (Damaging Winds and Heavy Rain) Gascoyne, Central West and Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Northam 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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 37°C 36°C 36°C 35°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 10% 10% 20% 30% 50%
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 19
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SE 13km/h
SE
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 50% 34% 57% 32% 60% 37% 60% 35% 59% 33% 59% 28% 55% 32%
Dew Point 15°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 20°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 11°C 15°C

Northam Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:00 WST
sunrise
05:27 WST
sunset
19:21 WST
last light
19:48 WST
moon
set
Sat 21:23 WST
rise
Sun 08:59 WST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Northam Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
14.9°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
12.4°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
17.5°C 27.9°C 2.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
21.0°C 29.4°C 0.3mm
Tue
Jan 16
16.2°C 37.6°C 71.4mm

Northam Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
12.1mm
1.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
77.7mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.4mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
9.9°C
Jan 12
Highest Temperature
40.7°C
Jan 2

Northam Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.9°C
12th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
20th 1925
Average This Month
15.3°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.7°C
2nd
Highest On Record
46.3°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
33.4°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
34.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
71.4mm
16th
Total This Month
77.7mm
4 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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