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Murchison Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 38°C
sunny

Now

19.1°C rising
Updated at 01:50 WST

Gascoyne for Wednesday Clear. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.1°C rising
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 WST
Sunset sunset
18:54 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 17.9°C
Meekatharra Ap 22.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 41°C 42°C 40°C 39°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 19°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 50% 60% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 25
km/h
14
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction E 25km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NW 10km/h
NW
S 14km/h
S
SW 13km/h
SW
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ENE 9km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 21% 13% 18% 12% 21% 13% 30% 16% 38% 21% 38% 25% 47% 29%
Dew Point 2°C 6°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 17°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:42 WST
sunrise
06:05 WST
sunset
18:54 WST
last light
19:18 WST
moon
rise
Thu 02:43 WST
set
Thu 16:26 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
Tue
Feb 21
- - -
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

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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15:24 EDT

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11:55 EDT

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