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Merredin Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 40°C
sunny

Now

25.7°C rising
Updated at 08:00 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Friday Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C rising
Dew Point 17.6°C rising
Feels Like 26.6°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1017.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 WST
Sunset sunset
19:00 WST

Nearby Now

Southern Cross Ap 27.3°C
Dalwallinu 24.9°C
Lake Grace 20.6°C
Wandering 20.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cunderdin

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
29°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
38°C

6pm

Clear
36°C

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Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 40°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 36°C 38°C 36°C
Minimum 22°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 11
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 11km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
NE 27km/h
NE
NW 17km/h
NW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 38% 13% 53% 25% 50% 22% 46% 20% 37% 16% 29% 14% 42% 20%
Dew Point 13°C 7°C 12°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 12°C 10°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 WST
sunrise
05:42 WST
sunset
19:00 WST
last light
19:25 WST
moon
rise
Fri 09:24 WST
set
Fri 21:31 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 11
21.7°C 44°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
22.2°C 43.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
22.0°C 41.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
22.7°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
18.9°C 37.4°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
30.5mm
4.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
44.6mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.4mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
9.3°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Feb 11

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
16th 1990
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
46.2°C
1st 1991
Average This Month
35.3°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
33.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.6mm
1st
Total This Month
3.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.6mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
113.4mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1904
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