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Rocky Gully Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 24°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

13.4°C rising
Updated at 06:30 WST

Great Southern for Thursday Becoming cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the west during this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening, with possible heavy falls in the west during this evening. Damaging winds possible in the W during this evening. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Rocky Gully

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.4°C rising
Dew Point -2.9°C steady
Feels Like 12.5°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 WST
Sunset sunset
17:13 WST

Nearby Now

Manjimup 12.7°C
Bridgetown 3.2°C
Katanning 10.7°C
Shannon 12.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rocky Gully

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Great Southern Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 04:47 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Destructive Winds & Very High Tides) for Central/Lower/South West, Sth Coastal, Great Southern & Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Rocky Gully 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly cloudy

Thunder-
storms

Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 24°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 60% 60% 60% 20% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Low Low Low Low
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 22
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 31km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
W 17km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
W 13km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
Relative Humidity 41% 26% 90% 64% 84% 66% 92% 65% 88% 67% 90% 59% 84% 45%
Dew Point 4°C 4°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 7°C

Rocky Gully Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:37 WST
sunrise
07:04 WST
sunset
17:13 WST
last light
17:40 WST
moon
rise
Thu 14:21 WST
set
Fri 02:29 WST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Rocky Gully Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
8.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
7.6°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
7.7°C 23.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
5.7°C 23.0°C 0.2mm
Sat
May 19
7.6°C 21.9°C 0.0mm

Rocky Gully Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
209.6mm
53.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
75.2mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
198.6mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.4mm
Apr 23
Lowest Temperature
4.6°C
May 7
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Jan 14

Rocky Gully Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
7th
Lowest On Record
1.2°C
29th 2015
Average This Month
8.4°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
9.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.2°C
12th
Highest On Record
29.0°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
21.3°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
6.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.7mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
155.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
35.4mm
2006
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