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31.37°S 118.60°E 356m AMSL

Merredin Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 35°C
sunny

Now

20.9°C rising
Updated at 07:40 WST

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

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.9°C rising
Dew Point 9.5°C falling
Feels Like 20.9°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
ENE 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1024.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 WST
Sunset sunset
18:48 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 21.0°C
Lake Grace 18.1°C
Newdegate 16.9°C
Dalwallinu 24.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
34°C

6pm

Clear
32°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 35°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 34°C 31°C 34°C
Minimum 17°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 40% 40% 40% 20% 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 25
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 25km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 24km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NW 18km/h
NW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 35% 17% 27% 14% 24% 16% 47% 22% 57% 30% 45% 20% 49% 24%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 11°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:27 WST
sunrise
05:52 WST
sunset
18:48 WST
last light
19:13 WST
moon
set
Fri 17:10 WST
rise
Sat 04:17 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 23
9.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
8.8°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
15.7°C 24.3°C 0.6mm
Mon
Feb 20
22.5°C 35.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
20.8°C 36.0°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
30.5mm
4.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
73.4mm
8 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
44.6mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
8.8°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 5

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
16th 1990
Average This Month
15.2°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.2°C
1st 1991
Average This Month
30.6°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
33.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.2mm
9th
Total This Month
41.4mm
5 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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