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29.43°S 147.98°E 148m AMSL

Collarenebri Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 18°C
windy

Now

9.2°C falling
Updated at 02:40 EST

Upper Western for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching around 17.
Monday Sunny. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching around 18.

Currently at Walgett Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.2°C falling
Dew Point -3.0°C steady
Feels Like 4.6°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
SW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1018.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

St George Ap 13.1°C
Coonamble Ap 9.1°C
Moree Ap 9.4°C
Narrabri Ap 5.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Walgett

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
4°C

9am

Clear
11°C

12pm

Clear. Windy
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
18°C

Upper Western Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 22:40 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the the Next Warning Will Be Issued By 5:00 Am Est Sunday

Weatherpulse

Collarenebri 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Windy

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 18°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 24°C 24°C 21°C
Minimum 4°C 1°C -2°C -1°C 2°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 50% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High Severe Severe Moderate Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 24km/h
SW
SW 30km/h
SW
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
W 7km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 47% 27% 49% 25% 46% 26% 45% 27% 42% 21% 52% 37% 69% 52%
Dew Point -1°C -1°C -3°C -2°C -4°C -1°C -2°C 1°C -1°C 0°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 11°C

Collarenebri 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
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Sun 11:54 EST
set
Mon 01:40 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Lightning Ridge Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 18
3.3°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 17
9.3°C 21.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 16
4.1°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 15
-0.5°C 24.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 14
3.9°C 21.0°C 0.0mm

Lightning Ridge Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
287.7mm
38.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
139.6mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
181.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
Jun 28
Lowest Temperature
-2.7°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Feb 10

Lightning Ridge Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
12th 2008
Average This Month
4.7°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
36.2°C
29th 2009
Average This Month
21.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
6th
Total This Month
4.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.4mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
55.7mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2012
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