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Margaret River Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 13°C
sunny

Now

21.5°C falling
Updated at 16:00 WST

Southwest for Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then tending SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.

Currently at Witchcliffe

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.5°C falling
Dew Point 11.2°C falling
Feels Like 21.5°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
SW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:02 WST
Sunset sunset
19:27 WST

Nearby Now

Cape Leeuwin 21.5°C
Busselton 26.2°C
Cape Naturaliste 21.2°C
Bunbury 23.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 16:00 WST
Coastal Wind Warning for WA.

WA - Fri 15:08 WST
Fire Weather Warning. Weather conditions are expected to be conducive towards the rapid spread of fire.

National Forecast

Margaret River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 20°C 20°C 23°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 12°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 80% 80% 50% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme
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 9
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
26
km/h
39
km/h
47
km/h
38
km/h
36
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 9km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
W 6km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
W 39km/h
W
W 47km/h
W
SW 38km/h
SW
SW 36km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SW 17km/h
SW
SE 12km/h
SE
SSW 22km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 65% 57% 65% 64% 53% 66% 69% 65% 59% 54% 56% 48% 53% 53%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 8°C 10°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 16°C

Margaret River Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Sat 17:36 WST
rise
Sun 04:24 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Witchcliffe Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
10.9°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
13.7°C 23.7°C 0.2mm
Wed
Dec 13
13.7°C 23.5°C 1.2mm
Tue
Dec 12
15.4°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
17.8°C 28.2°C 0.0mm

Witchcliffe Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1028.2mm
172.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1025.8mm
190 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1217.4mm
191 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
2.9°C
Sep 14
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Feb 25

Witchcliffe Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
13.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
12.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
30th 2012
Average This Month
26.2°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
4th
Total This Month
24.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.3mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
32.6mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1999
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