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Emerald Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

25.0°C falling
Updated at 03:00 EST

Central Highlands for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south early this evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the Carnarvon Ranges in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 25.0°C falling
Dew Point 18.2°C rising
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1012.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
05:13 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

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Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

3pm

Clear
39°C

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National Forecast

Emerald 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 shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 39°C 39°C 37°C 31°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 16km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 10km/h
N
S 13km/h
S
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 46% 23% 44% 23% 46% 21% 49% 32% 65% 57% 76% 61% 67% 50%
Dew Point 17°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 13°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 18°C

Emerald 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
04:48 EST
sunrise
05:13 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Tue 10:46 EST
set
Tue 23:48 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
23.5°C 40°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
24.0°C 40.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
23.0°C 42.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
21.3°C 41.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
22.5°C 39.3°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
566.2mm
63.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
663.8mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
323.2mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
112.8mm
Jul 16
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
42.3°C
Dec 3

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
27th 2006
Average This Month
22.9°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
43.0°C
25th 2001
Average This Month
40.7°C
+6.5°C
Long-term Average
34.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
90.6mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.2mm
1994
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