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Merredin Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.6°C falling
Updated at 03:10 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Monday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.6°C falling
Dew Point 6.7°C rising
Feels Like 13.4°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1015.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
04:55 WST
Sunset sunset
19:02 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 14.9°C
Lake Grace 12.7°C
Newdegate 8.0°C
Dalwallinu 12.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
14°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Clear
33°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 32°C 30°C 31°C 37°C 39°C 37°C 32°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 11°C 17°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 50% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 9
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SE 9km/h
SE
WSW 13km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 22km/h
SW
E 24km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
Relative Humidity 38% 16% 48% 20% 39% 13% 19% 11% 16% 15% 30% 22% 51% 35%
Dew Point 8°C 3°C 9°C 5°C 5°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:27 WST
sunrise
04:55 WST
sunset
19:02 WST
last light
19:29 WST
moon
rise
Tue 10:42 WST
set
Tue 23:58 WST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
12.5°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
13.4°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
14.8°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
13.0°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
13.5°C 28.4°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
326.0mm
71.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
384.5mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
355.4mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.6mm
Mar 27
Lowest Temperature
-1.6°C
Aug 1
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Feb 11

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
5th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
2nd 1973
Average This Month
13.4°C
-2.4°C
Long-term Average
15.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.1°C
2nd
Highest On Record
44.5°C
29th 2009
Average This Month
29.8°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.4mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
92.5mm
1923
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1907
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Weather News

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22:27 EDT

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18:43 EDT

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Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.