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Broken Hill West Weather


31.97°S 141.44°E 312m AMSL

Broken Hill Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 24°C
sunny

Now

39.6°C steady
Updated at 13:31 EDT

Lower Western for Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW in the early afternoon then shifting S/SW in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Broken Hill Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.6°C steady
Dew Point 2.3°C steady
Feels Like 36.6°C
Relative Humidity 10%
Wind icon
NNW 31km/h falling
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1007.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 69.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:35 EDT

Nearby Now

Fowlers Gap 40.8°C
Yunta 39.5°C
Wilcannia Ap 40.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Broken Hill

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
42°C

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

9pm

Mostly clear
36°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
31°C

Lower Western Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Broken Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 42°C 36°C 35°C 35°C 41°C 43°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 28°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 5% 5% 5% 20% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 24
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
31
km/h
37
km/h
Wind Direction NE 24km/h
NE
NNW 30km/h
NNW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
S 25km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
ESE 22km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 29km/h
NE
N 27km/h
N
N 31km/h
N
NNW 37km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 17% 9% 37% 29% 41% 22% 34% 18% 29% 13% 23% 10% 29% 15%
Dew Point 5°C 3°C 13°C 16°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 11°C 6°C 8°C 3°C

Broken Hill Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:53 EDT
sunrise
06:22 EDT
sunset
20:35 EDT
last light
21:03 EDT
moon
set
Wed 16:00 EDT
rise
Thu 03:50 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Broken Hill Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
19.6°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
19.1°C 37.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
16.0°C 34.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
16.4°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
11.1°C 27.1°C 0.0mm

Broken Hill Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
259.4mm
49.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
108.6mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
340.0mm
75 Day(s)
Wettest Day
11.4mm
Nov 16
Lowest Temperature
-2.9°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 11

Broken Hill Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
2nd 1995
Average This Month
14.2°C
-3.0°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
12th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
27.0°C
-4.5°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.4mm
1st
Total This Month
14.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.7mm
3.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
106.1mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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