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Emerald Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 35°C
sunny

Now

22.2°C rising
Updated at 02:30 EST

Central Highlands for Friday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south early this evening. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far east in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 22.2°C rising
Dew Point 18.6°C rising
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
18:49 EST

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Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
21°C

6am

Clear
20°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 36°C 38°C 38°C 36°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 60% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 16
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
W 10km/h
W
E 16km/h
E
W 11km/h
W
NE 17km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 61% 28% 61% 26% 49% 22% 57% 27% 52% 30% 59% 36% 71% 40%
Dew Point 19°C 14°C 19°C 14°C 18°C 13°C 20°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 22°C 20°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:30 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:13 EST
moon
rise
Sat 10:19 EST
set
Sat 22:17 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
21.0°C 34°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
21.3°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
20.7°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
21.9°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
22.5°C 30.6°C 2.8mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
169.6mm
16.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
311.0mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
134.4mm
17 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.4mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
20.2°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Jan 23

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
22.6°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
41.5°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
31.8°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
33.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
57.4mm
5th
Total This Month
188.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.3mm
8.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
216.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
3.7mm
1993
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