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Emerald Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 10°C
sunny

Now

24.2°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Sunny. Patches of light frost about the Carnarvon Ranges early this morning. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 24.2°C rising
Dew Point 7.8°C rising
Feels Like 24.2°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1022.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

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48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
27°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

9pm

Clear
18°C

12am

Clear
15°C

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 28°C 29°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 7°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSE 26km/h
SSE
S 18km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 55% 25% 65% 28% 73% 27% 44% 23% 44% 18% 44% 19% 49% 19%
Dew Point 8°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 13°C 9°C 3°C 1°C 0°C -4°C 1°C -3°C 1°C -3°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Sat 18:40 EST
set
Sun 07:43 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
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Sun
Aug 23
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Sun
Aug 30

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 1
9°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
8.1°C 26°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
8.2°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
8.1°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
10.8°C 21.5°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
348.2mm
39.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
171.0mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
215.4mm
35 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
9.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.8°C
11th 2012
Average This Month
9.0°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
9.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
35.2°C
23rd 2009
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
25.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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