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Murchison Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

25.8°C falling
Updated at 16:10 WST

Gascoyne for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the northeast this afternoon. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 38.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.8°C falling
Dew Point 10.8°C rising
Feels Like 26.1°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
SSW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1013.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 14.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 WST
Sunset sunset
18:56 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 26.1°C
Meekatharra Ap 30.3°C
Shark Bay Ap 27.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Clear
17°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 16:00 WST
Coastal Wind Warning for WA.

National Forecast

Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 30°C 33°C 38°C 42°C 41°C 43°C 40°C
Minimum 19°C 15°C 19°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 10% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 24
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 24km/h
S
SSW 23km/h
SSW
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 25km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
ENE 26km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 61% 30% 38% 19% 22% 12% 17% 13% 20% 13% 21% 14% 36% 19%
Dew Point 13°C 11°C 5°C 6°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 12°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:41 WST
sunrise
06:05 WST
sunset
18:55 WST
last light
19:18 WST
moon
set
Wed 15:38 WST
rise
Thu 02:43 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
- - -
Sun
Feb 19
- - -
Sat
Feb 18
28.3°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
26.0°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
25.0°C 35.4°C 0.0mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
51.8mm
7.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
96.3mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
33.1mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.6mm
Feb 14
Lowest Temperature
16.2°C
Jan 23
Highest Temperature
44.8°C
Jan 5

Murchison Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.1°C
9th
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
16th 1990
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
47.6°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
36.5°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
38.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.6mm
14th
Total This Month
49.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
32.5mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1992
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