Fairfax Media Network

Broken Hill West Weather


31.97°S 141.44°E 312m AMSL

Broken Hill Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 30°C
sunny

Now

18.0°C falling
Updated at 01:30 EST

Lower Western for Friday Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Currently at Broken Hill Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.0°C falling
Dew Point 3.5°C falling
Feels Like 18.0°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Nearby Now

Fowlers Gap 17.3°C
Yunta 16.3°C
Wilcannia Ap 20.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Broken Hill

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

Lower Western Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Broken Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 20
Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 27°C 24°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 10% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High 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 14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
SE 15km/h
SE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NE 8km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NE 16km/h
NE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
Relative Humidity 33% 19% 33% 18% 35% 19% 35% 18% 29% 19% 38% 25% 54% 30%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C

Broken Hill Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Fri 10:59 EST
set
Fri 21:40 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Broken Hill Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 19
13.1°C 29°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
10.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
12.2°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 16
13.2°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 15
13.9°C 24.3°C 0.0mm

Broken Hill Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
93.7mm
12.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
5.4mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
22.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
9.4°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
44.3°C
Jan 20

Broken Hill Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-1.3°C
15th 1994
Average This Month
14.5°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
29.7°C
+5.4°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.1mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
216.3mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1962
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Potential rain and storms for east coast next week

14:23 EST

Heavy rain and thunderstorms may affect parts of Australia's east coast next week.

Storms strike NSW

13:12 EST

Thunderstorms have developed over central and northern NSW and are likely to affect parts of Sydney this afternoon.

Drought in eastern Victoria forcing farmers to sell off half their herds as dams run dry

06:31 EST

It is so dry in eastern Victoria that farmer Chris Nixon is considering selling an entire herd of cattle.