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Murchison Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

33.9°C falling
Updated at 16:30 WST

Gascoyne for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers inland during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with gusty winds during this afternoon and early evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.9°C falling
Dew Point 18.0°C rising
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
NNE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 63km/h
Pressure 1005.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 18.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 WST
Sunset sunset
19:14 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 39.5°C
Meekatharra Ap 40.9°C
Shark Bay Ap 29.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
39°C

9pm

Mostly clear
35°C

12am

Mostly clear
32°C

3am

Mostly clear
30°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Mon 16:28 WST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds and Heavy Rain) for the Gascoyne, Goldfields and Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 35°C 35°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 5% 5% 10% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 15
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
SW 13km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SW 18km/h
SW
S 18km/h
S
WSW 14km/h
WSW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSE 28km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
Relative Humidity 42% 20% 39% 18% 49% 18% 47% 20% 35% 15% 34% 17% 41% 25%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 12°C 5°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 10°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:17 WST
sunrise
05:42 WST
sunset
19:13 WST
last light
19:39 WST
moon
set
Mon 22:34 WST
rise
Tue 10:55 WST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 22
27.4°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
26.2°C 41.1°C 5.6mm
Sat
Jan 20
21.5°C 42.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
- 39.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
- - 0.0mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
20.8mm
3.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
62.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
13.2mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.0mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jan 11
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Jan 8

Murchison Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
13.0°C
5th 2007
Average This Month
23.7°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.1°C
8th
Highest On Record
47.0°C
11th 2014
Average This Month
39.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
39.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.0mm
15th
Total This Month
62.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.8mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.9mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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