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Bencubbin Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 21°C
late_shower

Now

26.9°C falling
Updated at 11:10 WST

Central Wheatbelt for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of rain, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Cunderdin Airfield

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C falling
Dew Point 19.8°C rising
Feels Like 28.3°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
W 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1006.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:22 WST
Sunset sunset
19:15 WST

Nearby Now

Southern Cross Ap 33.4°C
Dalwallinu 27.7°C
Pearce 24.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Wyalkatchem

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

Central Wheatbelt Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Bencubbin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 17
Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Clearing shower

Late thunder

Late thunder
Maximum 31°C 27°C 31°C 36°C 37°C 37°C 38°C
Minimum 23°C 21°C 16°C 22°C 24°C 21°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 30% 60% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 19
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 19km/h
NNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
S 20km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
W 9km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 66% 41% 76% 48% 58% 38% 47% 31% 46% 28% 53% 28% 41% 25%
Dew Point 19°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 11°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 14°C

Bencubbin 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
04:55 WST
sunrise
05:22 WST
sunset
19:15 WST
last light
19:42 WST
moon
set
Wed 19:20 WST
rise
Thu 06:12 WST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Bencubbin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
22.2°C - 3.8mm
Tue
Jan 16
17.5°C 37.0°C 0.8mm
Mon
Jan 15
17.0°C 26.0°C 32.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
24.0°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 13
18.6°C 36.1°C 0.0mm

Bencubbin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
16.3mm
2.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
37.0mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
12.9°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Jan 3

Bencubbin Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.9°C
6th
Lowest On Record
8.0°C
7th 1989
Average This Month
18.3°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
46.0°C
23rd 1980
Average This Month
34.1°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
34.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.0mm
15th
Total This Month
37.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.3mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
119.3mm
1925
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1919
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