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Forrest Forecast

Tonight 12°C
Tomorrow 25°C
sunny

Now

18.3°C falling
Updated at 19:20 WST

Eucla for Wednesday Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers near the South Australian border, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm near the S Australian border early this evening, possibly severe with damaging winds, large hail and heavy rain which may lead to flash flooding. Winds S 35 to 55 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SE in the afternoon.

Currently at Forrest

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C falling
Dew Point 9.9°C falling
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
SSW 38km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
04:17 WST
Sunset sunset
18:22 WST

Nearby Now

Eucla 16.9°C
Norseman Ap 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Forrest

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear. Windy
17°C

12am

Clear
14°C

3am

Clear
12°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

Eucla Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 18:50 WST
Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning

WA - Wed 16:02 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local, and Ningaloo, Gascoyne, Geraldton, Perth, Bunbury Geographe, Esperance and Eucla Coasts.

WA - Wed 02:56 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Goldfields, Eucla and South Interior fire weather districts

National Forecast

Forrest 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Windy with showers

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Windy

Showers
Maximum 39°C 25°C 28°C 33°C 37°C 40°C 30°C
Minimum 16°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 21°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 70%
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 33
km/h
43
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
36
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction N 33km/h
N
WSW 43km/h
WSW
S 22km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
E 18km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
NE 26km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNW 36km/h
NNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
S 27km/h
S
S 28km/h
S
Relative Humidity 44% 24% 45% 29% 44% 23% 32% 16% 22% 11% 14% 14% 51% 37%
Dew Point 17°C 12°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 14°C 14°C

Forrest Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
03:50 WST
sunrise
04:17 WST
sunset
18:22 WST
last light
18:50 WST
moon
set
Wed 23:56 WST
rise
Thu 12:02 WST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Forrest Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 7
16.8°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
15.7°C 32.1°C 2.6mm
Mon
Dec 5
13.5°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
20.6°C 27.4°C 16.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
13.4°C 41.1°C 0.0mm

Forrest Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
249.1mm
61.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
226.0mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
141.2mm
60 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.4mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
44.5°C
Jan 12

Forrest Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
7th 1996
Average This Month
15.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
14.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
46.5°C
27th 2013
Average This Month
33.5°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
4th
Total This Month
18.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.3mm
4.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
54.8mm
1997
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2014
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