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33.56°S 117.42°E 278m AMSL

Katanning Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 24°C
windy

Now

11.0°C rising
Updated at 00:50 WST

Great Southern for Thursday Becoming cloudy. Very high chance of showers or a thunderstorm in the west in the evening. Possible heavy falls and damaging winds in the W in the evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning N 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then increasing to 30 to 50 km/h by late morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers or a thunderstorm, most likely in the early morning. Heavy falls and damaging winds possible in the early morning. Winds N 30 to 40 km/h turning W/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Currently at Katanning

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.0°C rising
Dew Point -3.5°C rising
Feels Like 11.0°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
ENE 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 WST
Sunset sunset
17:12 WST

Nearby Now

Lake Grace 15.3°C
Rocky Gully 12.8°C
Wandering 15.8°C
Collie East 2.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katanning

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
12°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
22°C

Great Southern Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 22:26 WST
Severe Weather Warning

National Forecast

Katanning 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

Windy

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 40% 60% 40% 5% 40%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Low Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
33
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 27km/h
NNE
NNE 33km/h
NNE
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
N 6km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 29% 18% 82% 61% 77% 57% 84% 67% 83% 55% 82% 52% 66% 42%
Dew Point -2°C -1°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 6°C

Katanning Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:33 WST
sunrise
07:00 WST
sunset
17:12 WST
last light
17:39 WST
moon
set
Thu 01:25 WST
rise
Thu 14:18 WST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Katanning Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
7.7°C 25°C -
Tue
May 22
6.5°C 23.9°C -
Mon
May 21
5.6°C 21.9°C -
Sun
May 20
3.7°C 21.5°C -
Sat
May 19
5.0°C 20.4°C -

Katanning Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
141.1mm
32.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1.4mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
265.8mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.2mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
40.7°C
Feb 16

Katanning Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
24th 2012
Average This Month
7.6°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
12th
Highest On Record
31.0°C
2nd 2002
Average This Month
21.4°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.4mm
12.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
180.0mm
2005
Driest On Record
5.2mm
2000
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