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Mt Barker Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.1°C rising
Updated at 14:00 WST

Great Southern for Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending S/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Katanning

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C rising
Dew Point 4.8°C rising
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa
Fire Danger 15.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
04:50 WST
Sunset sunset
19:17 WST

Nearby Now

Rocky Gully 23.9°C
Albany Airport 21.9°C
North Walpole 22.3°C
Shannon 22.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katanning

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

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National Forecast

Mt Barker 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Windy with showers

Showers

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 24°C 26°C 28°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 25°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 80% 80% 70% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High Very High
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 7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
30
km/h
41
km/h
31
km/h
36
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 7km/h
WSW
SW 14km/h
SW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SW 15km/h
SW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 41km/h
WNW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
SW 36km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
W 6km/h
W
SSW 10km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 63% 45% 62% 45% 60% 42% 60% 40% 74% 66% 73% 55% 61% 43%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 7°C 7°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C

Mt Barker Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:21 WST
sunrise
04:51 WST
sunset
19:18 WST
last light
19:48 WST
moon
set
Thu 15:36 WST
rise
Fri 02:59 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mount Barker Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
11.6°C - 0.6mm
Wed
Dec 13
11.4°C 20.4°C 0.8mm
Tue
Dec 12
15.0°C 22.6°C 6.8mm
Mon
Dec 11
11.8°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
- 35.6°C 0.0mm

Mount Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
749.6mm
156.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
661.4mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
880.4mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.2mm
Aug 1
Lowest Temperature
2.4°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
38.8°C
Jan 29

Mount Barker Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
13th 1920
Average This Month
11.0°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.6°C
10th
Highest On Record
42.9°C
19th 1954
Average This Month
23.7°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
5th
Total This Month
26.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.2mm
8.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
109.8mm
2001
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
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14:23 EDT

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10:00 EDT

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