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Murchison Forecast

This morning 28°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

28.7°C falling
Updated at 03:10 WST

Gascoyne for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the northwest, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm inland. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE in the late morning and early afternoon.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C falling
Dew Point 4.2°C rising
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 21%
Wind icon
ENE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 24.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 WST
Sunset sunset
19:13 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 25.3°C
Meekatharra Ap 27.8°C
Shark Bay Ap 23.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
25°C

9am

Clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
36°C

3pm

Clear
39°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 22:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Geraldton Coast, cancelled for the Gascoyne Coast

WA - Tue 15:11 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne Inland and Goldfields fire weather districts

National Forecast

Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Rain

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 38°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 28°C 27°C 27°C 30°C 28°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 90% 80% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 29
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 29km/h
ENE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 30% 15% 28% 12% 26% 18% 33% 23% 43% 33% 63% 48% 68% 55%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 12°C 7°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 26°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
05:19 WST
sunrise
05:44 WST
sunset
19:13 WST
last light
19:38 WST
moon
set
Wed 16:58 WST
rise
Thu 04:02 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
20.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
16.2°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
21.8°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
22.7°C 42.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
16.8°C 37.5°C 0.0mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
19.3mm
3.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
13.2mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
20.5mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
7.2mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
16.2°C
Jan 23
Highest Temperature
44.8°C
Jan 5

Murchison Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.2°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
13.0°C
5th 2007
Average This Month
22.3°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.8°C
5th
Highest On Record
47.0°C
11th 2014
Average This Month
38.2°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
39.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
16th
Total This Month
13.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.3mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.9mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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Weather News

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.

Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.