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Busselton Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 12°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

23.0°C rising
Updated at 12:10 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 23.0°C rising
Dew Point 11.7°C falling
Feels Like 23.0°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
SSW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1013.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:02 WST
Sunset sunset
19:25 WST

Nearby Now

Busselton 24.4°C
Cape Naturaliste 22.3°C
Cape Leeuwin 20.6°C
Bunbury 24.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Fri 11:01 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Geraldton Coast. Gale Warning for Eucla Coast on Saturday, Strong Wind Warning for Leeuwin Coast and Albany Coast

National Forecast

Busselton 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

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 26°C 19°C 20°C 23°C 27°C 29°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 80% 90% 60% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 8
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
29
km/h
41
km/h
51
km/h
42
km/h
38
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 8km/h
SSE
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
W 29km/h
W
W 41km/h
W
W 51km/h
W
SW 42km/h
SW
SW 38km/h
SW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 22km/h
SW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
WSW 17km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 66% 53% 64% 61% 55% 64% 71% 64% 59% 50% 61% 47% 58% 48%
Dew Point 13°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 8°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 15°C 13°C 16°C

Busselton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:34 WST
sunrise
05:02 WST
sunset
19:25 WST
last light
19:54 WST
moon
set
Sat 17:34 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 - 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
26.4°C
+1.6°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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