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22.95°S 148.94°E 166m AMSL

Blackwater Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 34°C
sunny

Now

25.1°C steady
Updated at 21:30 EST

Central Highlands for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms, particularly in the southwest. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C steady
Dew Point 16.5°C steady
Feels Like 26.1°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
ENE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 23.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
23°C

3am

Clear
21°C

6am

Clear
21°C

9am

Clear
27°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 11
Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 34°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 10% 5% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 16
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
Relative Humidity 47% 26% 49% 25% 46% 23% 50% 22% 53% 26% 53% 25% 54% 27%
Dew Point 16°C 12°C 16°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 17°C 11°C 17°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 14°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:46 EST
sunrise
05:11 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:11 EST
set
Tue 13:32 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
22°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
17.0°C 33°C 11.8mm
Sat
Dec 9
21.1°C 35.4°C 0.8mm
Fri
Dec 8
20.7°C 35.7°C 4.2mm
Thu
Dec 7
19.6°C 35.7°C 0.0mm

St Lawrence Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1015.7mm
100.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1444.6mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
925.0mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
212.8mm
Jan 3
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Jul 22
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Feb 14

St Lawrence Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
21.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
18th 2005
Average This Month
31.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
50.6mm
5th
Total This Month
59.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
134.6mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
548.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
29.8mm
2012
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.