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Emerald Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 23°C
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24.9°C falling
Updated at 13:40 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of gusty thunderstorms. Heavy falls. Winds NE/SE 35 to 60 km/h decreasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Possible damaging wind gusts. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 24.9°C falling
Dew Point 24.6°C falling
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
ESE 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 56km/h
Pressure 1003.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.8mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:10 EST

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Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy shower
27°C

6pm

Heavy rain. Windy
27°C

9pm

Intermittent rain. Windy
26°C

12am

Heavy rain. Windy
26°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 12:54 EST
Major Flood Warning for the Connors and Isaac Rivers, and Moderate Flood Warning for Theresa Creek

Qld - Wed 12:30 EST
Flood Watch - coastal catchments from Gladstone to NSW border to Darling Downs/G Belt, Maranoa/Warrego, Cent West & C Highlands/Coalfields

Qld - Wed 10:58 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Wind/Rain) C Coast/Whitsundays, C Highlands/Coalfields, Capricornia, W Bay/Burnett, D Downs, SE Coast, CW & Maranoa

National Forecast

Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Windy with rain

Rain

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 31°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 10% 30% 40% 20% 30%
Rain Amount > 80mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 36
km/h
32
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 36km/h
ESE
E 32km/h
E
NNW 25km/h
NNW
W 24km/h
W
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 100% 98% 99% 75% 69% 51% 79% 60% 79% 57% 82% 58% 79% 49%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 18°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
set
Wed 19:10 EST
rise
Thu 08:06 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 29
23°C - 12mm
Tue
Mar 28
24.3°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
21.9°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
22.0°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
22.1°C 31.9°C 0.2mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
226.9mm
22.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
259.0mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
333.2mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.0mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
19.6°C
Mar 11
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 13

Emerald Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.6°C
11th
Lowest On Record
12.1°C
31st 2008
Average This Month
22.4°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
20.2°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.8°C
12th 2007
Average This Month
33.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
32.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
44.0mm
4th
Total This Month
156.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.3mm
5.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
335.2mm
1994
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2004
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14:30 EDT

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14:21 EDT

Damage from Cyclone Debbie has cut all roads to the north Queensland towns of Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine, but there have been no reports of injury from the Whitsunday Islands, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has said.