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Salmon Gums Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.2°C falling
Updated at 02:20 WST

Southern Coastal for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the south in the morning and early afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 20s.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Salmon Gums

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.2°C falling
Dew Point 5.5°C falling
Feels Like 7.2°C
Relative Humidity 89%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 WST
Sunset sunset
17:21 WST

Nearby Now

Esperance Ap 9.9°C
Munglinup West 8.9°C
Esperance 10.5°C
Norseman Ap 10.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Munglinup Town

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
10°C

6am

Clear
10°C

9am

Clear
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Salmon Gums 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Showers easing
Maximum 22°C 27°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 28°C 19°C
Minimum 10°C 11°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 70% 5% 5% 80% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 3
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SE 3km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
NE 20km/h
NE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
SW 12km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 21km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 70% 40% 65% 36% 68% 49% 79% 54% 75% 38% 55% 28% 75% 62%
Dew Point 10°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 10°C 12°C

Salmon Gums Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:57 WST
sunrise
06:22 WST
sunset
17:21 WST
last light
17:46 WST
moon
rise
Wed 14:45 WST
set
Thu 02:13 WST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Salmon Gums Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
9.7°C 21°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
14.0°C 23.2°C 0.4mm
Sun
Apr 22
13.0°C 27.4°C 1.8mm
Sat
Apr 21
7.3°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
3.7°C 23.7°C 0.0mm

Salmon Gums Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
103.7mm
21.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
20.2mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
227.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.2mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
Apr 20
Highest Temperature
42.1°C
Jan 3

Salmon Gums Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-1.6°C
30th 1954
Average This Month
10.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
10.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.6°C
4th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
2nd 1945
Average This Month
25.9°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
2.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.6mm
6.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
109.1mm
1961
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2009
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