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Hillston Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

33.2°C rising
Updated at 15:40 EDT

Riverina for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Griffith Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.2°C rising
Dew Point 12.2°C rising
Feels Like 32.0°C
Relative Humidity 28%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 22.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Hay Ap 33.8°C
Yanco 33.0°C
Narrandera Ap 33.4°C
West Wyalong Ap 32.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Griffith

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
35°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Clear
25°C

3am

Clear
22°C

Riverina Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Hillston 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 38°C 41°C 43°C 42°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 20°C 24°C 30°C 24°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 10% 20% 60% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 7
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
NNW 11km/h
NNW
SE 11km/h
SE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
SE 10km/h
SE
WSW 5km/h
WSW
NE 22km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
N 31km/h
N
NNW 30km/h
NNW
SW 17km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
S 15km/h
S
SSW 13km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 47% 26% 32% 21% 35% 18% 33% 14% 21% 15% 45% 27% 37% 19%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 10°C 7°C 5°C

Hillston Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:33 EDT
sunrise
06:02 EDT
sunset
20:24 EDT
last light
20:52 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:29 EDT
rise
Sun 05:20 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Hillston Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
20°C - 1mm
Thu
Dec 14
27°C 38°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
19°C 41°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
16°C 35°C 0.0mm

Hillston Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
373.0mm
61.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
258.0mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
673.8mm
104 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.9mm
Dec 2
Lowest Temperature
-3.9°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
47.2°C
Feb 11

Hillston Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
27th 1968
Average This Month
15.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
31st 2005
Average This Month
29.2°C
-2.3°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.9mm
2nd
Total This Month
54.1mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.3mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
107.0mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1883
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