Margaret River Weather


Margaret River Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 14°C
possible_shower

Now

7.8°C falling
Updated at 03:40 WST

Southwest for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the south, slight chance elsewhere. Possible small hail in the south in the morning and early afternoon. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the south, medium chance elsewhere. Areas of frost in the north in the early morning. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

Currently at Witchcliffe

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.8°C falling
Dew Point 5.1°C rising
Feels Like 0.9°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SSW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1015.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 WST
Sunset sunset
18:13 WST

Nearby Now

Busselton 8.6°C
Cape Naturaliste 9.1°C
Cape Leeuwin 9.9°C
Bunbury 9.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Margaret River

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
7°C

9am

Mostly clear
11°C

12pm

Slight chance shower. Windy
14°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

Southwest Weather Warnings

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WA - Thu 02:58 WST
Sheep Graziers Warning for South East Coastal, Great Southern, Central Wheat Belt, Lower West, South Coastal, South West

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

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Margaret River 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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 40% 5% 5% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 29
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 29km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 4km/h
SSE
S 15km/h
S
E 4km/h
E
SSW 9km/h
SSW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
W 7km/h
W
E 3km/h
E
WSW 9km/h
WSW
S 7km/h
S
SW 15km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 65% 55% 76% 61% 79% 58% 77% 54% 79% 52% 78% 51% 87% 62%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 14°C 13°C

Margaret River 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
05:49 WST
sunrise
06:14 WST
sunset
18:13 WST
last light
18:38 WST
moon
set
Thu 09:05 WST
rise
Thu 22:53 WST
moon
Sun
Sep 22
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14

Witchcliffe Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 18
13.9°C 19°C 1.4mm
Tue
Sep 17
8.6°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 16
7.3°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 15
8.0°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 14
15.8°C 19.3°C 1.4mm

Witchcliffe Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
913.6mm
137.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
748.2mm
128 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
502.6mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.6mm
Jun 7
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Sep 6
Highest Temperature
37.5°C
Jan 19

Witchcliffe Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.7°C
6th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
12th 2004
Average This Month
9.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.5°C
9th
Highest On Record
26.8°C
20th 2014
Average This Month
18.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
36.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
122.3mm
20.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
241.0mm
2013
Driest On Record
48.0mm
2010
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