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Bathurst Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

36.5°C rising
Updated at 16:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

Currently at Bathurst Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.5°C rising
Dew Point 14.5°C rising
Feels Like 36.2°C
Relative Humidity 27%
Wind icon
NW 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 29.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:14 EDT

Nearby Now

Orange Ap 33.7°C
Mt Boyce 31.7°C
Cowra Ap 38.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Bathurst

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 15:59 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the for the Illawarra/Shoalhaven, Southern Ranges, Central Ranges and Southern and Slopes Fire Areas

NSW/ACT - Tue 14:55 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds) for Central & Southern Tablelands, CW Slopes & Plains and SW Slopes

National Forecast

Bathurst 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 39°C 32°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 34°C
Minimum 16°C 22°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 50% 70% 30% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 14
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
27
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
W 28km/h
W
E 11km/h
E
NE 12km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
WNW 27km/h
WNW
S 7km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
NE 10km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 53% 26% 48% 12% 65% 33% 67% 52% 65% 31% 63% 28% 56% 28%
Dew Point 16°C 14°C 17°C 4°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 20°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 13°C

Bathurst Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:41 EDT
sunrise
06:09 EDT
sunset
20:14 EDT
last light
20:42 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:24 EDT
set
Wed 11:41 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Bathurst Ag Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
16.5°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
- 34.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
9.7°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
22.0°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
15.5°C 39.0°C 0.0mm

Bathurst Ag Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
68.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
6.8mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
36.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.2mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
9.7°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Jan 13

Bathurst Ag Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.7°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.8°C
2nd 1968
Average This Month
15.2°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
13.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.2°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
32.1°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
28.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
11th
Total This Month
6.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
68.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
223.7mm
1978
Driest On Record
1.4mm
1985
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