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Blackwater Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 31°C
sunny

Now

15.2°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C rising
Dew Point 6.5°C steady
Feels Like 14.0°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Rockhampton Ap 17.2°C
Emerald Ap 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
14°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 32°C 32°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 14°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 10% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 4
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 4km/h
SW
SW 12km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
S 12km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 52% 22% 38% 18% 29% 18% 51% 24% 51% 24% 53% 28% 55% 35%
Dew Point 13°C 7°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 12°C 8°C 12°C 7°C 13°C 9°C 13°C 12°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
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:42 EST
set
Thu 02:27 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
13.2°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
14.1°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
15.3°C 30.4°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 21
17.1°C 30.7°C 0.6mm
Fri
Apr 20
17.5°C 31.4°C 0.0mm

Rockhampton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
426.6mm
40.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
239.4mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
510.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
17.3°C
Apr 23
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 12

Rockhampton Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.3°C
23rd
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
20.4°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
16th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
1st 1942
Average This Month
30.5°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
28.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
20.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.3mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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