Fairfax Media Network

Bega Weather


Bega Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 28°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

20.0°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EDT

South Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Currently at Bega

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.0°C falling
Dew Point 18.5°C falling
Feels Like 19.8°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Merimbula Ap 19.6°C
Montague Is 20.8°C
Green Cape 18.9°C
Moruya Ap 20.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Merimbula

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
19°C

12am

Slight chance shower
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

South Coast Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Weatherpulse

Bega 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 22°C 28°C 22°C 21°C 24°C 28°C 31°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 15°C 13°C 11°C 13°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 70% 50% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 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 5
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 5km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SW 15km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 15km/h
S
WSW 6km/h
WSW
E 11km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 93% 87% 87% 81% 75% 66% 81% 70% 68% 57% 66% 54% 64% 53%
Dew Point 18°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 20°C

Bega Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:07 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:49 EDT
moon
set
Thu 03:35 EDT
rise
Thu 17:27 EDT
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Bega Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 19
16.6°C 21°C 0.4mm
Tue
Dec 18
14.8°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 17
12.9°C 26.3°C 13.6mm
Sun
Dec 16
18.5°C 29.0°C 14.8mm
Sat
Dec 15
18.0°C 28.8°C 23.0mm

Bega Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
666.2mm
125.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
557.6mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
514.4mm
117 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.4mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-3.8°C
Jul 11
Highest Temperature
39.2°C
Feb 24

Bega Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
4.3°C
28th 2000
Average This Month
15.1°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
13.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
42.4°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
25.9°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.0mm
15th
Total This Month
73.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.0mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
237.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2002
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Walgett has two rivers but no water left to drink

17:29 EDT

One of the river beds has deep cracks.

ACCC recommends immediate overhaul of insurance in northern Australia as costs soar

14:31 EDT

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) says government intervention is needed to bring down high insurance prices in Northern Australia, recommending the abolition of stamp duty on home, contents and strata insurance products.

Extreme heat wipes out almost one third of Australia's spectacled flying fox population

13:42 EDT

An extreme heatwave in far north Queensland last month is estimated to have killed more than 23,000 spectacled flying foxes, equating to almost one third of the species in Australia.