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22.81°S 148.70°E 174m AMSL

Blackwater Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 16°C
sunny

Now

23.5°C rising
Updated at 09:10 EST

Central Highlands for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm from the late morning. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Blackwater

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.5°C rising
Dew Point 14.8°C falling
Feels Like 23.5°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
S 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 23.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Blackwater

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Blackwater 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Clearing shower
Maximum 30°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 5% 5% 5% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 13
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SW 11km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 17km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 58% 32% 57% 28% 52% 23% 50% 24% 36% 17% 32% 20% 53% 28%
Dew Point 15°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 7°C 13°C 8°C 9°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 13°C 9°C

Blackwater Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Sun 12:11 EST
set
Sun 23:25 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Blackwater Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
17°C 31°C 0.6mm
Fri
Apr 20
17.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
19.9°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
19.2°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
18.5°C 34.5°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
261.9mm
26.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
257.8mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
307.0mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
95.4mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
16.9°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
44.3°C
Feb 13

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.6°C
10th
Lowest On Record
6.5°C
13th 1994
Average This Month
19.5°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
36.7°C
3rd 2006
Average This Month
32.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
29.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
14th
Total This Month
6.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.7mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
130.1mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1993
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