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Blackwater Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 30°C
sunny

Now

22.7°C falling
Updated at 22:00 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the east in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely from the late morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C falling
Dew Point 16.0°C falling
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
ENE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 23.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Clear
24°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27

Showers increasing

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 10% 10% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 7
km/h
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9
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15
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8
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6
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12
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8
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16
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18
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Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
S 9km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
SSE 8km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
S 15km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
Relative Humidity 61% 42% 57% 31% 57% 28% 52% 27% 50% 24% 43% 24% 32% 21%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 14°C 10°C 13°C 8°C 12°C 9°C 8°C 6°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
set
Sat 22:24 EST
rise
Sun 12:11 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
17°C 31°C 0.6mm
Fri
Apr 20
17.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
19.9°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
19.2°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
18.5°C 34.5°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
261.9mm
26.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
257.8mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
307.0mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
95.4mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
16.9°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
44.3°C
Feb 13

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.6°C
10th
Lowest On Record
6.5°C
13th 1994
Average This Month
19.5°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
3rd 2006
Average This Month
32.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
29.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
14th
Total This Month
6.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.7mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
130.1mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1993
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