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26.89°S 115.95°E 293m AMSL

Murchison Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 44°C
sunny

Now

36.1°C falling
Updated at 21:30 WST

Gascoyne for Friday Clear. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.1°C falling
Dew Point 6.3°C falling
Feels Like 33.8°C
Relative Humidity 16%
Wind icon
S 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1013.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 52.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:58 WST
Sunset sunset
19:03 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 27.5°C
Meekatharra Ap 35.0°C
Shark Bay Ap 24.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

CATASTROPHIC

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
32°C

3am

Clear
28°C

6am

Clear
25°C

9am

Clear
30°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning Perth Local Waters, Ningaloo , Gascoyne, Geraldton, Lancelin Coast and Perth Coasts. Cancellation Eucla Coast

WA - Fri 15:47 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne, Exmouth Gulf Coast, Goldfields, Eucla and Inland Central West - North fire weather districts

Western Australia Weather Update

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Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Windy

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 44°C 44°C 44°C 43°C 42°C 42°C 40°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 5% 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 14
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SE 25km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
ENE 27km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 32km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
NE 23km/h
NE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 16% 7% 26% 9% 23% 9% 24% 12% 22% 12% 22% 12% 36% 13%
Dew Point 4°C 2°C 10°C 5°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 12°C 7°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:34 WST
sunrise
05:59 WST
sunset
19:02 WST
last light
19:26 WST
moon
set
Fri 21:43 WST
rise
Sat 10:35 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
Thu
Feb 11
24.5°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
23.8°C 44.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
24.0°C 43.5°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

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
44.0°C
Feb 10

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
21.1°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
47.6°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
37.9°C
-0.6°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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Weather News

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.