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Wagga Wagga Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 22°C
sunny

Now

40.0°C falling
Updated at 14:30 EDT

Riverina for Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Kapooka

24-hour graph
Temperature 40.0°C falling
Dew Point 1.1°C falling
Feels Like 36.8°C
Relative Humidity 9%
Wind icon
N 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 41.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:26 EDT

Nearby Now

Wagga Wagga Ap 40.6°C
Narrandera Ap 40.7°C
Albury Ap 39.9°C
Yanco 41.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Wagga Wagga

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

9pm

Mostly clear
33°C

12am

Mostly clear
28°C

Riverina Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Wagga Wagga 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 42°C 40°C 39°C 37°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 25°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 40% 40% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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
12
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 19km/h
NE
N 20km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NW 20km/h
NW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
WNW 17km/h
WNW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NW 14km/h
NW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 25% 12% 22% 6% 26% 15% 40% 23% 46% 19% 56% 31% 59% 30%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 6°C -3°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 10°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 16°C

Wagga Wagga Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:48 EDT
sunrise
06:16 EDT
sunset
20:26 EDT
last light
20:54 EDT
moon
set
Sat 22:21 EDT
rise
Sun 09:48 EDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Kapooka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
20°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
15°C 40°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
12°C 36°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
- - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
13°C 31°C 0.0mm

Wagga Wagga Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
40.8mm
5.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
22.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
20.8mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
9.0mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
44.1°C
Jan 7

Wagga Wagga Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.4°C
13th 1975
Average This Month
16.5°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
44.8°C
23rd 2001
Average This Month
33.7°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.0mm
9th
Total This Month
22.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.8mm
5.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
174.4mm
1984
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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