Fairfax Media Network

Comet Weather


23.60°S 148.55°E 168m AMSL

Blackwater Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.5°C falling
Updated at 14:20 EST

Central Highlands for Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.5°C falling
Dew Point 10.6°C falling
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
N 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 25.6°C

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Rain developing

Showers

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 30% 20% 20% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Very 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 17
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNE 27km/h
NNE
WSW 16km/h
WSW
W 15km/h
W
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 62% 43% 71% 50% 67% 41% 52% 39% 50% 32% 57% 38% 61% 43%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 13°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Thursday 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
06:15 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
set
Thu 17:47 EST
rise
Fri 06:36 EST
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23
moon
Sat
Oct 1

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 1
13°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 31
16.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 30
12.6°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 29
6.5°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 28
5.4°C 23.1°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
378.5mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
596.0mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
199.4mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
112.8mm
Jul 16
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Feb 18

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
22nd 1996
Average This Month
12.0°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
13.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
39.9°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
29.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.3mm
3.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Plenty of fuel this bushfire season

11:55 EST

One of Australia's wettest winters on record has primed parts of the country for above-average bushfire potential this season.

Flood-ravaged Ouse famers urged to swallow pride to receive relief grants

09:23 EST

Farmers at Ouse in the Derwent Valley deserve joint state and Commonwealth disaster relief grants, the Tasmanian Flood Recovery Taskforce says.

Rain transforms The Red Centre

18:20 EST

The heaviest August rain in decades turned central Australia into an eerie place this week, causing waterfalls and thick fog.