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Blackwater Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 40°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.7°C steady
Updated at 01:00 EST

Central Highlands for Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C steady
Dew Point 18.3°C steady
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 25.3°C
Rockhampton Ap 23.3°C

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 40°C 39°C 37°C 29°C 28°C 30°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 12
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 12km/h
NNE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 49% 22% 51% 23% 46% 31% 66% 63% 74% 65% 70% 58% 64% 48%
Dew Point 18°C 14°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:45 EST
sunrise
05:10 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:40 EST
set
Thu 00:27 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
21.7°C 39°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.7°C 39.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
23.0°C 39.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.8°C 41.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
19.8°C 41.1°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
566.2mm
63.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
663.8mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
323.2mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
112.8mm
Jul 16
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
42.3°C
Dec 3

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
27th 2006
Average This Month
23.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
43.0°C
25th 2001
Average This Month
40.3°C
+6.1°C
Long-term Average
34.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
90.6mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.2mm
1994
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