Fairfax Media Network

Nillup Weather


Margaret River Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 11°C
possible_shower

Now

21.4°C rising
Updated at 09:10 WST

Southwest for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the south coast, slight chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 30.

Currently at Witchcliffe

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.4°C rising
Dew Point 11.1°C rising
Feels Like 21.4°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Cape Leeuwin 21.0°C
Busselton 21.6°C
Cape Naturaliste 22.0°C
Bridgetown 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
20°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
17°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

view all
WA - Sat 04:00 WST
Gale Warning for Eucla Coast. Strong Wind Warning for Leeuwin Coast and Albany Coast

National Forecast

Margaret River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 20°C 20°C 23°C 25°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 13°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 60% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme 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 5
km/h
26
km/h
39
km/h
48
km/h
36
km/h
37
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 5km/h
WSW
W 26km/h
W
W 39km/h
W
W 48km/h
W
SW 36km/h
SW
SW 37km/h
SW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SSE 25km/h
SSE
S 31km/h
S
Relative Humidity 65% 62% 54% 69% 72% 71% 61% 54% 55% 46% 55% 48% 64% 57%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 18°C

Margaret River Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
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
Sat
Dec 16
13°C - 0.0mm
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

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
13.2°C
+0.8°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
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Unsettled spell for Perth

12:23 EDT

The England cricket team may feel more at home, as conditions turn wet and very windy for the end of the third test.

'Simple' calculations predicted floodwaters in 2011, residents near Wivenhoe Dam say

09:20 EDT

Two days before floodwaters threatened the Ipswich region, west of Brisbane, in January 2011, Darren and Brad Zanow knew they had to move their belongings to higher ground.

Second surge of heat could challenge records

10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.