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27.28°S 116.40°E 298m AMSL

Murchison Forecast

Tonight 28°C
Tomorrow 42°C
sunny

Now

36.1°C falling
Updated at 19:30 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 36.1°C falling
Dew Point 5.4°C falling
Feels Like 33.7°C
Relative Humidity 15%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 39.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:43 WST
Sunset sunset
19:13 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 34.6°C
Meekatharra Ap 34.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
35°C

12am

Clear
31°C

3am

Clear
27°C

6am

Clear
25°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 16:35 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Gascoyne Coast and Geraldton Coast

WA - Tue 03:18 WST
Fire Weather Warning for the Gascoyne Coast

National Forecast

Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 42°C 42°C 43°C 42°C 39°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 28°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 30% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 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 28
km/h
15
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction E 28km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 19km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 27% 25% 30% 16% 28% 13% 28% 17% 30% 21% 37% 28% 51% 39%
Dew Point 11°C 17°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 8°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°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

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18:19 EDT

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17:37 EDT

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Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

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