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Murchison Forecast

Today 44°C
Tonight 26°C
sunny

Now

37.5°C rising
Updated at 09:30 WST

Gascoyne for Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 41 to 46.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.5°C rising
Dew Point 4.4°C falling
Feels Like 34.9°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
NE 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 51.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 WST
Sunset sunset
19:04 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 38.0°C
Meekatharra Ap 35.9°C
Shark Bay Ap 31.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

EXTREME

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
40°C

3pm

Clear
42°C

6pm

Clear
41°C

9pm

Clear
35°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 04:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Bunbury Geographe Coast, Leeuwin Coast and Gascoyne Coast

WA - Wed 01:31 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Inland Central West, Goldfields, Lower West Inland and Mortlock fire weather districts

Western Australia Weather Update

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Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Windy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 44°C 45°C 45°C 44°C 44°C 44°C 43°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 28°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 20%
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 19
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 19km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 14% 8% 13% 7% 15% 8% 20% 8% 20% 10% 22% 12% 25% 12%
Dew Point 4°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 8°C

Murchison 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
05:32 WST
sunrise
05:56 WST
sunset
19:04 WST
last light
19:29 WST
moon
set
Wed 20:15 WST
rise
Thu 08:29 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
24°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
24.0°C 43°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
22.0°C 42.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
21.1°C 41.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
20.0°C 39.5°C 0.0mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
51.8mm
7.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
34.5mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
31.2mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.6mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
14.0°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Feb 9

Murchison Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.6°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
16th 1990
Average This Month
20.8°C
-2.4°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
47.6°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
37.1°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
38.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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