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24.22°S 148.36°E 219m AMSL

Springsure Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 39°C
mostly_sunny

Now

35.4°C steady
Updated at 19:00 EST

Central Highlands for Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Rolleston Airport

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.4°C steady
Dew Point 15.2°C rising
Feels Like 35.3°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
N 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa
Fire Danger 20.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 34.9°C

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Springsure 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 39°C 38°C 34°C 29°C 27°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 50% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm < 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 13
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 8km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 44% 24% 43% 25% 47% 25% 53% 42% 59% 53% 80% 65% 71% 58%
Dew Point 17°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 20°C

Springsure Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:47 EST
sunrise
05:12 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:12 EST
moon
set
Tue 23:49 EST
rise
Wed 11:43 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Springsure Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
22.6°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
22.7°C 39.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
22.8°C 38.8°C 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 3
23.4°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
20.6°C 40.6°C 0.0mm

Springsure Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
667.6mm
59.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
573.8mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
601.8mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
85.4mm
Jul 16
Lowest Temperature
1.2°C
Jun 28
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Dec 2

Springsure Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.6°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
9.6°C
2nd 1974
Average This Month
22.2°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
19.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.6°C
2nd
Highest On Record
43.8°C
26th 1972
Average This Month
39.3°C
+5.7°C
Long-term Average
33.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
4th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
91.1mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
522.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1912
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