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23.82°S 149.07°E 850m AMSL

Blackwater Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 14°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.2°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C falling
Dew Point 12.6°C falling
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NNE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 17.5°C
Rockhampton Ap 25.1°C

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

6pm

Shower
23°C

9pm

Heavy shower
19°C

12am

Heavy shower
18°C

3am

Chance shower
17°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 15:54 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Wind/Heavy Rain) for Central Highlands and Coalfields

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Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 30°C 28°C 26°C
Minimum 16°C 14°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 16°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 10% 5% 30% 10% 5%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Very High Very High
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
10
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
N 10km/h
N
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SW 13km/h
SW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
N 17km/h
N
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 59% 47% 78% 45% 43% 28% 38% 24% 55% 27% 47% 22% 36% 19%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 7°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 13°C 10°C 12°C 5°C 5°C 1°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
rise
Sat 17:20 EST
set
Sun 06:16 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
15.1°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
17.1°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
14.3°C 24.9°C 0.2mm
Wed
Aug 26
16.1°C 30.5°C 0.4mm
Tue
Aug 25
14.2°C 31.7°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
348.2mm
39.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
176.8mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
241.2mm
38 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.8mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
3.1°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Feb 22

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
11th 2012
Average This Month
11.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
9.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.9°C
12th
Highest On Record
35.2°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
26.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.8mm
27th
Total This Month
5.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.4mm
2.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
127.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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