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Mt Barker Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 14°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

3.7°C rising
Updated at 00:50 WST

Great Southern for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or a thunderstorm, mainly in the southwest. Gusty winds and possible hail early this evening. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Possible hail in the morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and early afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Katanning

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.7°C rising
Dew Point 1.5°C rising
Feels Like -0.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
WNW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.4mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 WST
Sunset sunset
18:13 WST

Nearby Now

Rocky Gully 4.7°C
Albany Airport 7.2°C
North Walpole 8.4°C
Shannon 6.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katanning

48-hour forecast

3am

Intermittent rain
6°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9am

Mostly clear. Windy
11°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
13°C

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WA - Sat 23:03 WST
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Mt Barker 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6
Fri
Oct 7
Sat
Oct 8

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 17°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 18°C
Minimum 4°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 80% 90% 20% 50% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 35
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 35km/h
WSW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
N 13km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 72% 58% 86% 74% 81% 63% 71% 47% 71% 70% 80% 61% 78% 70%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 11°C

Mt Barker Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:19 WST
sunrise
05:44 WST
sunset
18:13 WST
last light
18:39 WST
moon
rise
Sun 05:29 WST
set
Sun 19:22 WST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23
moon
Mon
Oct 31

Mount Barker Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 30
6.2°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
- 15.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 28
2.5°C - 18.2mm
Tue
Sep 27
2.5°C 16.2°C 18.6mm
Mon
Sep 26
- 16.0°C -

Mount Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
670.8mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
796.2mm
89 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
513.7mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.0mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
2.5°C
Sep 27
Highest Temperature
37.8°C
Feb 8

Mount Barker Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
0.1°C
8th 1935
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
8.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
35.6°C
26th 1961
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
18.8°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.6mm
14.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.0mm
1924
Driest On Record
15.8mm
1978
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