Gunnedah Weather


30.98°S 150.26°E 273m AMSL

Gunnedah Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

39.8°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EDT

NW Slopes & Plains for Saturday Very hot. Sunny morning. Medium chance of showers late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 38 to 43.

Currently at Gunnedah

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.8°C falling
Dew Point 7.3°C falling
Feels Like 35.9°C
Relative Humidity 14%
Wind icon
W 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 43.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:05 EDT

Nearby Now

Tamworth Ap 41.0°C
Narrabri Ap 41.5°C
Coonabarabran Ap 36.3°C
Murrurundi Gap 32.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Gunnedah

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

9pm

Mostly clear
32°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

NW Slopes & Plains Weather Warnings

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Gunnedah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 19
Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22
Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 38°C 35°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 39°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 70% 40% 40% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 12
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SE 16km/h
SE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
N 15km/h
N
WNW 14km/h
WNW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
NE 11km/h
NE
W 11km/h
W
Relative Humidity 25% 14% 54% 27% 61% 42% 51% 28% 45% 26% 53% 30% 49% 26%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 18°C 16°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 15°C

Gunnedah Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:48 EDT
sunrise
06:14 EDT
sunset
20:05 EDT
last light
20:32 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 18:09 EDT
set
Sun 04:46 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Gunnedah Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 19
20.7°C 41°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
23.3°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 17
23.6°C 42.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 16
23.1°C 43.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 15
20.5°C 41.9°C 0.0mm

Gunnedah Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
56.7mm
7.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1.4mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
13.2mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
0.8mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 16

Gunnedah Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.1°C
9th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
21.6°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
18.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.5°C
16th
Highest On Record
46.9°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
39.3°C
+5.1°C
Long-term Average
34.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
11th
Total This Month
1.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.7mm
7.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
153.0mm
2004
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2014
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