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Fowlers Gap Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 24°C
sunny

Now

36.3°C rising
Updated at 17:30 EDT

Upper Western for Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Fowlers Gap

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.3°C rising
Dew Point 9.0°C rising
Feels Like 34.4°C
Relative Humidity 19%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1006.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 29.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:33 EDT

Nearby Now

Broken Hill Ap 33.1°C
Tibooburra Ap 39.4°C
Wilcannia Ap 36.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Fowlers Gap

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
34°C

12am

Clear
29°C

3am

Clear
27°C

Upper Western Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 10:50 EDT
Minor Flood Warning for the Paroo River at Willara Crossing

National Forecast

Fowlers Gap 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy

Clearing shower

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 40°C 42°C 45°C 41°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 21°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 32°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 60% 40% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 22
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 22km/h
SSE
W 9km/h
W
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SW 11km/h
SW
SE 24km/h
SE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NE 20km/h
NE
N 28km/h
N
NNW 29km/h
NNW
NNW 38km/h
NNW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSE 31km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 42% 20% 29% 14% 24% 9% 18% 6% 19% 12% 37% 16% 37% 13%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 2°C 7°C 0°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 1°C

Fowlers Gap Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Sat 18:40 EDT
rise
Sun 05:40 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Fowlers Gap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
22°C 35°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
26°C 37°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
23.5°C 43°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
21.0°C 39.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
21°C 36°C 0.0mm

Fowlers Gap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
267.1mm
50.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
84.2mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
348.0mm
81 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
-2.2°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
45.9°C
Feb 11

Fowlers Gap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.1°C
4th
Lowest On Record
10.3°C
20th 2010
Average This Month
17.5°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
19.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.4°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
32.0°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
33.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
1.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.1mm
4.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
77.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2013
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Weather News

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10:33 EDT

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18:43 EDT

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14:43 EDT

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