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Margaret River Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 16°C
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Now

11.8°C falling
Updated at 21:20 WST

Southwest for Friday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Damaging winds possible during the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, with possible hail in the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Currently at Witchcliffe

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.8°C falling
Dew Point 7.3°C rising
Feels Like 9.7°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 WST
Sunset sunset
18:15 WST

Nearby Now

Busselton 11.5°C
Cape Naturaliste 12.2°C
Cape Leeuwin 13.3°C
Bunbury 13.9°C

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Chance shower
9°C

6am

Mostly clear
8°C

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 15:26 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for South West, South Coastal, South East Coastal and Great Southern

National Forecast

Margaret River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28

Possible shower

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 10°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 80% 70% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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 33
km/h
36
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction W 33km/h
W
WSW 36km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
S 29km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
SE 5km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
Relative Humidity 88% 72% 75% 60% 94% 73% 93% 72% 84% 70% 88% 63% 87% 61%
Dew Point 11°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 9°C

Margaret River Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 WST
sunrise
06:09 WST
sunset
18:16 WST
last light
18:41 WST
moon
rise
Sat 08:01 WST
set
Sat 21:14 WST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Witchcliffe Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 22
11.0°C 16°C 9.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
14.8°C 18°C 10.8mm
Wed
Sep 20
11.4°C 18.8°C 2.6mm
Tue
Sep 19
12.7°C 19.4°C 0.6mm
Mon
Sep 18
11.9°C 20.5°C 0.8mm

Witchcliffe Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
913.6mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
868.2mm
151 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1050.6mm
152 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.9°C
14th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
12th 2004
Average This Month
9.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
15th
Highest On Record
26.8°C
20th 2014
Average This Month
18.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.2mm
1st
Total This Month
53.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
122.3mm
20.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
241.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
48.0mm
2010
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