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Emerald Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 9°C
sunny

Now

19.5°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 26.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 19.5°C rising
Dew Point 3.6°C rising
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1028.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

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Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 29
Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 24°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 26°C
Minimum 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate High Moderate 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 24
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
NE 13km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
WSW 11km/h
WSW
S 24km/h
S
SSW 18km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 51% 22% 61% 29% 73% 27% 62% 25% 60% 25% 67% 27% 43% 17%
Dew Point 4°C 1°C 9°C 7°C 11°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 12°C 8°C 4°C -1°C

Emerald 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
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Wed 15:35 EST
set
Thu 05:09 EST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 29
8°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
10.8°C 21°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
16.7°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
15.1°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 25
15.0°C 27.7°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
325.8mm
36.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
171.0mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
215.4mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.8mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
3.1°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Feb 22

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
9.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
8.9°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.1°C
26th
Highest On Record
31.0°C
13th 1995
Average This Month
23.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
22nd
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.8mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.4mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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