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Collarenebri Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 1°C
windy

Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 15:50 EST

Upper Western for Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Walgett Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point -4.0°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
SW 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1021.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 20.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

St George Ap 16.6°C
Coonamble Ap 14.2°C
Moree Ap 15.0°C
Narrabri Ap 15.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in St George

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
15°C

9pm

Clear
10°C

12am

Clear
8°C

3am

Clear
5°C

Upper Western Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Collarenebri 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Windy

Frost then sunny

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 17°C 19°C 21°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 4°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 50% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight High Moderate Slight Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
27
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 23km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
S 9km/h
S
ENE 11km/h
ENE
N 15km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
S 9km/h
S
SW 14km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 50% 28% 50% 23% 41% 24% 42% 29% 56% 30% 56% 29% 55% 31%
Dew Point 0°C -1°C -2°C -3°C -2°C 0°C 1°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C

Collarenebri Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:05 EST
set
Sun 16:07 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Lightning Ridge Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
4.6°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
9.0°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
7.0°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
16.5°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
9.0°C 31.9°C 0.0mm

Lightning Ridge Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
287.7mm
38.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
204.2mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
415.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.6mm
Mar 5
Lowest Temperature
-1.1°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
47.2°C
Feb 12

Lightning Ridge Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
9th
Lowest On Record
-2.2°C
12th 2008
Average This Month
5.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
15th
Highest On Record
36.2°C
29th 2009
Average This Month
23.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
21.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
4th
Total This Month
7.8mm
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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Weather News

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.