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23.82°S 149.07°E 850m AMSL

Blackwater Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
possible_shower

Now

23.9°C steady
Updated at 05:40 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C steady
Dew Point 18.8°C falling
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
E 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EST
Sunset sunset
18:40 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 23.8°C
Rockhampton Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
34°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 34°C 35°C 37°C 36°C 36°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 5% 20% 40% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 21
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 25km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 54% 31% 46% 24% 46% 19% 51% 21% 48% 23% 50% 33% 51% 38%
Dew Point 19°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 16°C 10°C 17°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 18°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:33 EST
sunrise
05:56 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:03 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:16 EST
rise
Thu 02:32 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 21
17.1°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
19.8°C 35.3°C 2.2mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.3°C 32.2°C 3.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
22.0°C 38.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
22.2°C 38.3°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
169.6mm
16.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
102.4mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
312.4mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
41.8mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 13

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.2°C
20th
Lowest On Record
16.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
23.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
37.2°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
33.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
19th
Total This Month
32.0mm
4 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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