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Springsure Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

29.2°C falling
Updated at 10:10 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Lochington

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.2°C falling
Dew Point 17.3°C rising
Feels Like 29.7°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
SE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:35 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 29.8°C

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
36°C

6pm

Clear
35°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

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National Forecast

Springsure 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 38°C 38°C 40°C 34°C 31°C 34°C
Minimum 21°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 90% 90% 90% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 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 5
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 5km/h
NNE
E 5km/h
E
NW 10km/h
NW
W 4km/h
W
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
E 11km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
Relative Humidity 59% 32% 55% 31% 47% 28% 43% 32% 62% 56% 75% 54% 65% 38%
Dew Point 19°C 17°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 23°C 24°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 18°C

Springsure Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:10 EST
sunrise
05:35 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:26 EST
moon
set
Wed 10:47 EST
rise
Wed 23:06 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Lochington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
21°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
22.6°C 34°C 3.6mm
Mon
Jan 16
22.1°C 34.3°C 28.8mm
Sun
Jan 15
24.6°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
21.9°C 32.8°C 90.8mm

Springsure Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
109.5mm
8.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
282.0mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
47.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
137.0mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
18.4°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
37.4°C
Jan 2

Springsure Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.4°C
9th
Lowest On Record
13.3°C
25th 1972
Average This Month
22.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
21.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
44.5°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
33.1°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
33.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
137.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
282.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
109.5mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
768.3mm
1918
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1983
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