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29.43°S 147.98°E 148m AMSL

Collarenebri Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

25.3°C rising
Updated at 02:50 EDT

Upper Western for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then shifting S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Walgett Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C rising
Dew Point 12.2°C falling
Feels Like 25.9°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1015.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:52 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:46 EDT

Nearby Now

St George Ap 25.5°C
Coonamble Ap 21.5°C
Moree Ap 22.5°C
Narrabri Ap 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in St George

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
24°C

6am

Clear
22°C

9am

Clear
27°C

12pm

Clear
33°C

Upper Western Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Collarenebri 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 39°C 38°C 36°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 60% 70% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 19km/h
NE
E 5km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 53% 26% 46% 22% 46% 25% 53% 30% 58% 31% 55% 31%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C

Collarenebri Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:28 EDT
sunrise
06:52 EDT
sunset
19:46 EDT
last light
20:10 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:23 EDT
set
Thu 17:16 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Lightning Ridge Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
18.1°C 36°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
17.1°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
14.3°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
19.4°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.9°C 42.1°C 6.8mm

Lightning Ridge Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
98.2mm
11.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
58.8mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
106.8mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
14.3°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
47.2°C
Feb 12

Lightning Ridge Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
10.3°C
3rd 2005
Average This Month
24.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
47.2°C
12th
Highest On Record
44.5°C
21st 2004
Average This Month
40.0°C
+5.6°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
18th
Total This Month
6.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.6mm
5.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
141.0mm
2009
Driest On Record
2.2mm
2011
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