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27.28°S 116.40°E 298m AMSL

Murchison Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

31.5°C rising
Updated at 15:30 WST

Gascoyne for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the far northeast during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending E/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 39.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.5°C rising
Dew Point 13.3°C rising
Feels Like 30.6°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
SSE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1005.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 13.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 WST
Sunset sunset
18:56 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 32.9°C
Meekatharra Ap 32.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Magnet

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
33°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

12am

Clear
26°C

3am

Clear
23°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 10:05 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Leeuwin Coast and Eucla Coast. Cancelled Perth Coast and Bunbury Geographe Coast

National Forecast

Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Sunny

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 35°C 34°C 31°C 35°C 29°C 27°C 29°C
Minimum 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 30% 20% 10%
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 21
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
5
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 21km/h
E
S 13km/h
S
E 20km/h
E
SE 5km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
ESE 17km/h
ESE
N 13km/h
N
S 17km/h
S
W 15km/h
W
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 50% 22% 43% 19% 35% 26% 47% 30% 49% 28% 52% 26% 48% 21%
Dew Point 13°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 7°C 6°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:41 WST
sunrise
06:05 WST
sunset
18:55 WST
last light
19:18 WST
moon
set
Wed 22:29 WST
rise
Thu 11:43 WST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 21
24.5°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
20.5°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
19.5°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
19.5°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
24.0°C 37.7°C 1.8mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
52.5mm
7.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
100.1mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
106.9mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.0mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jan 11
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Jan 8

Murchison Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.5°C
18th
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
16th 1990
Average This Month
22.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
23.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
47.6°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
38.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
38.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.0mm
6th
Total This Month
37.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.7mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
183.0mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2016
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