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23.59°S 148.88°E 185m AMSL

Blackwater Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 26°C
sunny

Now

18.4°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

Central Highlands for Tuesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.4°C rising
Dew Point 1.0°C falling
Feels Like 18.4°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1024.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:39 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 17.4°C

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

9pm

Clear
14°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 9
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
S 9km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
S 10km/h
S
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
S 10km/h
S
Relative Humidity 35% 16% 46% 17% 39% 16% 48% 21% 60% 23% 62% 29% 67% 32%
Dew Point 3°C -1°C 6°C 0°C 4°C 0°C 7°C 3°C 11°C 5°C 12°C 8°C 13°C 10°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
17:39 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
set
Tue 19:36 EST
rise
Wed 08:44 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 24
8°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 23
7°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
5.7°C 24°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
3.3°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 20
5.1°C 23.6°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
331.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
336.4mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
578.4mm
44 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.2mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
5.4°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 13

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.2°C
20th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
11.4°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
6th
Highest On Record
31.1°C
26th 2015
Average This Month
25.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
9th
Total This Month
6.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.2mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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