Murchison Weather


26.89°S 115.95°E 293m AMSL

Murchison Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 34°C
sunny

Now

21.5°C falling
Updated at 03:50 WST

Gascoyne for Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon then becoming S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 42.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.5°C falling
Dew Point 10.0°C rising
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
S 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1014.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 WST
Sunset sunset
19:13 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 16.6°C
Meekatharra Ap 24.1°C
Shark Bay Ap 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Binnu

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
34°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 04:01 WST
Strong Wind Warning for Perth Local Waters & Ningaloo, Gascoyne, Geraldton and Perth coasts. Cancellation for Eucla Coast

WA - Thu 03:46 WST
Fire Weather Warning for West Pilbara Coast and Gascoyne Coast

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Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 23
Fri
Jan 24
Sat
Jan 25
Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 38°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 32°C
Minimum 15°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme 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 28
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
SE 11km/h
SE
NE 19km/h
NE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
S 21km/h
S
SW 24km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 34% 17% 24% 12% 16% 9% 13% 8% 13% 8% 14% 8% 27% 12%
Dew Point 6°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 1°C 0°C 3°C 1°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:17 WST
sunrise
05:42 WST
sunset
19:13 WST
last light
19:39 WST
moon
set
Thu 18:05 WST
rise
Fri 04:49 WST
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 22
18.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 21
20.3°C 37.5°C 4.0mm
Mon
Jan 20
25.9°C 39.9°C 2.0mm
Sun
Jan 19
28.3°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 18
24.0°C 39.4°C 0.0mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
20.8mm
3.3 Day(s)
Total For 2020
45.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
30.0mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
16.0°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 1

Murchison Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
13.0°C
5th 2007
Average This Month
22.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
47.0°C
11th 2014
Average This Month
38.9°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
39.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
17th
Total This Month
45.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.8mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
135.9mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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Weather News

Climate drivers align to give average chance of rain – which at least is better than what it's been

06:13 EDT

Just days after some of the worst bushfires ever seen in Australia, the Bureau of Meteorology tweeted on January 8 that a climate driver called the Indian Ocean Dipole had returned to neutral.

Wet-season storms drop 'best rain in years' across Territory cattle country

06:12 EDT

Wet-season storms have delivered much-needed rain across Northern Territory cattle country, with drought-affected Barkly producers among those to benefit from the downpour.

BOM forecasts Sydney to hit 41C as NSW braces for hot weather and bushfire flare ups

05:30 EDT

NSW is set for a day of wild weather with scorching temperatures, dust storms, damaging winds and the risk of bushfires reigniting after a week of rain.