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Merredin Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

28.1°C falling
Updated at 16:30 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Tuesday Clear. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Southern Cross Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.1°C falling
Dew Point -3.9°C steady
Feels Like 26.7°C
Relative Humidity 12%
Wind icon
SW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 33.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 WST
Sunset sunset
18:09 WST

Nearby Now

Cunderdin Airfield 25.3°C
Lake Grace 22.8°C
Newdegate 22.7°C
Dalwallinu 27.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Southern Cross

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Merredin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 24°C 26°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 8
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction S 8km/h
S
SW 16km/h
SW
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
SE 10km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NE 15km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
E 8km/h
E
Relative Humidity 51% 27% 59% 28% 53% 26% 44% 23% 47% 22% 45% 21% 41% 21%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C

Merredin Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:52 WST
sunrise
06:16 WST
sunset
18:08 WST
last light
18:32 WST
moon
set
Tue 18:28 WST
rise
Wed 07:11 WST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Merredin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
8.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
- 25.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
15.0°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
14.4°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
13.8°C 26.4°C 0.0mm

Merredin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
50.9mm
7.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
94.4mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
129.4mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.8mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
8.4°C
Mar 28
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 5

Merredin Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.4°C
28th
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
24th 2001
Average This Month
16.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
42.3°C
3rd 1977
Average This Month
31.5°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
21.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.4mm
3.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1927
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1905
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19:14 EDT

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