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Fowlers Gap Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 44°C
sunny

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 06:40 EDT

Upper Western for Tuesday Very hot. Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Fowlers Gap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 0.3°C falling
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
W 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 13.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:40 EDT

Nearby Now

Broken Hill Ap 25.6°C
Tibooburra Ap 28.4°C
Wilcannia Ap 22.0°C

Next 12 hours in Fowlers Gap

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
31°C

12pm

Clear
40°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

6pm

Mostly clear
43°C

Upper Western Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Mon 09:03 EDT
Final Flood Warning for the Paroo River at Willara Crossing

National Forecast

Fowlers Gap 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 44°C 40°C 40°C 38°C 36°C 40°C 42°C
Minimum 26°C 29°C 27°C 29°C 24°C 25°C 28°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 70% 60% 70% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 12
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
E 15km/h
E
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
W 28km/h
W
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 24% 15% 41% 30% 42% 32% 47% 33% 50% 31% 30% 19% 37% 23%
Dew Point 8°C 11°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 15°C 15°C 10°C 11°C 16°C 16°C

Fowlers Gap Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:19 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
20:40 EDT
last light
21:08 EDT
moon
set
Tue 11:18 EDT
rise
Tue 23:57 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Fowlers Gap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
19°C 38°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
18.3°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
18.8°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
26.5°C 44.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
25.0°C 41.0°C 0.0mm

Broken Hill Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
30.1mm
3.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.8mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
14.9°C
Jan 2
Highest Temperature
41.9°C
Jan 13

Broken Hill Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.9°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-0.8°C
8th 1992
Average This Month
20.9°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.3°C
14th 2001
Average This Month
36.3°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
33.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
14th
Total This Month
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.1mm
3.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
165.8mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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