Murchison Weather


26.89°S 115.95°E 293m AMSL

Murchison Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 16°C
clearing_shower

Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 01:40 WST

Gascoyne for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the far southwest coast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning S during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 27.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h turning SE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 26.

Currently at Mount Magnet

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point 9.2°C rising
Feels Like 13.0°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
W 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1015.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 WST
Sunset sunset
18:11 WST

Nearby Now

Morawa Ap 14.1°C
Meekatharra Ap 16.3°C
Shark Bay Ap 19.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Binnu

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower
13°C

6am

Slight chance shower
12°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
17°C

Gascoyne Weather Warnings

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WA - Wed 22:00 WST
Gale Warning for Wednesday for Esperance, Albany & Leeuwin coasts

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Murchison 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 19
Fri
Sep 20
Sat
Sep 21
Sun
Sep 22
Mon
Sep 23
Tue
Sep 24
Wed
Sep 25

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 16°C 19°C 23°C 26°C 28°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 12°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very 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 26
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SW 26km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
E 13km/h
E
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 70% 30% 36% 15% 25% 13% 24% 11% 23% 10% 23% 13% 41% 15%
Dew Point 7°C -1°C -4°C -8°C -5°C -7°C -4°C -6°C -2°C -6°C -1°C 0°C 6°C 1°C

Murchison Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:47 WST
sunrise
06:10 WST
sunset
18:11 WST
last light
18:34 WST
moon
set
Thu 09:11 WST
rise
Thu 22:38 WST
moon
Sun
Sep 22
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14

Murchison Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 18
11.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 17
15.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 16
15.4°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 15
16.8°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 14
14.4°C 36.1°C 0.0mm

Murchison Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
209.1mm
40.1 Day(s)
Total For 2019
113.0mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
225.2mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Apr 14
Lowest Temperature
1.0°C
May 19
Highest Temperature
47.0°C
Feb 26

Murchison Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
11th 2001
Average This Month
12.0°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
30th 2002
Average This Month
30.8°C
+4.6°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
7.4mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
41.0mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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