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Emerald Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

22.2°C steady
Updated at 05:20 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 22.2°C steady
Dew Point 19.9°C steady
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
E 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1015.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
18:58 EST

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Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
22°C

9am

Clear
29°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
39°C

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National Forecast

Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 37°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 90% 60% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 10
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction E 10km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
NE 10km/h
NE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 26% 62% 28% 59% 30% 66% 40% 62% 34% 63% 35% 62% 37%
Dew Point 21°C 16°C 21°C 17°C 21°C 19°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 19°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
18:58 EST
last light
19:23 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:39 EST
rise
Thu 03:54 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
22.5°C 36°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
24.7°C 34.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
27.4°C 38.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
24.9°C 39.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.0°C 39.3°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
88.3mm
7.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
28.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
57.0mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.4mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
39.7°C
Jan 13

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
17.0°C
4th 2001
Average This Month
23.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.7°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.6°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
35.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.4mm
7th
Total This Month
28.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.3mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
231.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
6.2mm
1998
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