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Margaret River Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 10°C
cloudy

Now

17.8°C steady
Updated at 16:30 WST

Southwest for Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower early this evening. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Witchcliffe

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.8°C steady
Dew Point 13.3°C rising
Feels Like 17.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SSW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1019.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 WST
Sunset sunset
18:21 WST

Nearby Now

Cape Leeuwin 16.6°C
Busselton 20.3°C
Cape Naturaliste 19.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
14°C

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Tue 16:00 WST
Strong Wind Warning for the Gascoyne Coast, Geraldton Coast, Albany Coast, Esperance Coast and Eucla Coast

National Forecast

Margaret River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Cloudy

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 14°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High High High High
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 17
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
S 11km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
Relative Humidity 74% 65% 61% 43% 58% 45% 67% 46% 67% 41% 49% 36% 65% 54%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 10°C 12°C 8°C 9°C 13°C 16°C

Margaret River Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:04 WST
sunrise
06:29 WST
sunset
18:20 WST
last light
18:44 WST
moon
set
Tue 18:40 WST
rise
Wed 07:26 WST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Witchcliffe Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
15.2°C 21°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
10.3°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
13.3°C 19.6°C 6.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
14.2°C 23.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
15.1°C 20.8°C 3.4mm

Witchcliffe Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
41.7mm
15.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
115.4mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
47.4mm
17 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
4.3°C
Mar 20
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Feb 25

Witchcliffe Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
3.2°C
24th 2007
Average This Month
13.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.0°C
22nd 2004
Average This Month
23.7°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
25.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
47.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
89.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
23.2mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
45.8mm
2009
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2012
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