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Margaret River Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 9°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

15.7°C rising
Updated at 13:20 WST

Southwest for Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Damaging winds possible. Winds NW 35 to 50 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 18.

Currently at Witchcliffe

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.7°C rising
Dew Point 6.4°C falling
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NW 35km/h falling
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 992.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.6mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:12 WST
Sunset sunset
17:21 WST

Nearby Now

Busselton 13.8°C
Cape Naturaliste 15.6°C
Cape Leeuwin 16.5°C
Bunbury 16.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower. Very windy
14°C

6pm

Heavy shower. Very windy
12°C

9pm

Heavy shower. Windy
12°C

12am

Shower. Windy
11°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 10:54 WST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds & Abnormally High Tides) for Lower West, South West, South Coastal, SE Coastal & Great Southern

WA - Fri 10:09 WST
Storm Force Wind Warning Leeuwin Coast. Gale Warning to Lancelin & Esperance coasts inc Perth Local. Strong Wind Warning to Gascoyne & Eucla

WA - Fri 10:00 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Lower West, South West and Great Southern. Cancelled in Central West and Central Wheat Belt

National Forecast

Margaret River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 20% 40% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low 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 32
km/h
50
km/h
34
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NW 32km/h
NW
NW 50km/h
NW
WSW 34km/h
WSW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
WSW 28km/h
WSW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 83% 73% 85% 60% 91% 67% 72% 50% 83% 65% 84% 56% 90% 69%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 14°C

Margaret River Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:44 WST
sunrise
07:12 WST
sunset
17:21 WST
last light
17:48 WST
moon
rise
Fri 15:02 WST
set
Sat 03:36 WST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Witchcliffe Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 25
- - 51.6mm
Thu
May 24
- 23.5°C -
Wed
May 23
8.3°C - 0.2mm
Tue
May 22
4.4°C 24.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
- 23.2°C -

Witchcliffe Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.7mm
50.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
150.8mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
228.8mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.6mm
May 25
Lowest Temperature
4.4°C
May 22
Highest Temperature
33.9°C
Mar 21

Witchcliffe Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.4°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
31st 2004
Average This Month
9.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.6°C
12th
Highest On Record
27.7°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
22.1°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
51.6mm
25th
Total This Month
62.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
142.9mm
19.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
253.6mm
2013
Driest On Record
50.8mm
2006
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Weather News

Perth storm: Severe cold front hits WA's South West, bringing heavy rain, winds and flooding

13:52 EST

The full force of mother nature is being felt in Western Australia as emergency services deal with damaging wind gusts from a severe cold front that is also dumping heavy rain in Perth and the south-west of the state.

Damaging winds lash WA

11:00 EST

Severe weather continues to threaten parts of WA today after a powerful front crossed the state's west coast overnight.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.