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Blackwater Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 31°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.8°C falling
Updated at 07:30 EST

Central Highlands for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and gusty thunderstorms. Thunderstorms possibly severe. Some heavy falls likely. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 37.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.8°C falling
Dew Point 22.3°C falling
Feels Like 24.8°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 24.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
27°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 07:28 EST
Severe Storm Warning (Damaging Wind & Heavy Rain) for C Highlands/Coalfields, Capricornia, Burnett, Maranoa & Darling Downs/Granite Belt

National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Late thunder

Possible shower

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 31°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 50% 70% 60% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 18
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NE 18km/h
NE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
N 10km/h
N
WNW 10km/h
WNW
E 11km/h
E
Relative Humidity 68% 60% 72% 63% 69% 64% 76% 65% 75% 62% 75% 61% 75% 58%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:32 EST
sunrise
05:55 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
rise
Tue 09:29 EST
set
Tue 21:36 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 19
21°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
18.5°C 34°C 32.4mm
Sat
Feb 17
21.1°C 35.8°C 12.4mm
Fri
Feb 16
24.1°C 39.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
25.6°C 39.7°C 0.0mm

St Lawrence Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
415.0mm
27.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
156.0mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
269.2mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.8mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
18.1°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
35.7°C
Jan 27

St Lawrence Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
9th
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
21.8°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.3°C
12th
Highest On Record
39.3°C
14th 2017
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.2mm
17th
Total This Month
77.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
211.2mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
549.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.2mm
2017
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16:44 EDT

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