Merredin Forecast

View the current warnings for Western Australia

Forecast issued at 5:00 am WST on Thursday 25 August 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Summary
Max 17
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Central Wheat Belt area

Sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 19.

Fire Danger
Mortlock: Low-Moderate
Ninghan: Low-Moderate
Avon: Low-Moderate
Jilbadgie: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Dalwallinu 19
Mostly sunny. Northam 18
Mostly sunny. Merredin 17
Mostly sunny. Southern Cross 16

Friday 26 August

Summary
Min 7
Max 23
Late shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Central Wheat Belt area

Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the far southwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Gusty winds in the southwest in the late afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h turning northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Saturday 27 August

Summary
Min 8
Max 16
Rain easing.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 8 mm
Chance of any rain: 95%

Central Wheat Belt area

Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Sun protection recommended from 9:40 am to 2:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

Sunday 28 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Central Wheat Belt area

Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds westerly 20 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 2:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

Monday 29 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 15
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Tuesday 30 August

Summary
Min 4
Max 17
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Wednesday 31 August

Summary
Min 6
Max 16
Shower or two clearing.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm WST Thursday.

Product derived from IDW14199 and IDW13170