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23.42°S 147.70°E 260m AMSL

Emerald Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 40°C
sunny

Now

28.2°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Central Highlands for Sunday Mostly clear. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the Carnarvon Ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 28.2°C falling
Dew Point 18.3°C falling
Feels Like 29.2°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
NE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:13 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

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Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

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National Forecast

Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 40°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 38°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 20% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
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 17
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 45% 21% 46% 23% 47% 23% 44% 22% 50% 33% 57% 48% 68% 51%
Dew Point 17°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 14°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:47 EST
sunrise
05:13 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Mon 09:52 EST
set
Mon 23:06 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
24.0°C 39°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
23.0°C 42.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
21.3°C 41.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
22.5°C 39.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
18.6°C 37.8°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
22.7°C
+1.4°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
40.6°C
+6.4°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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