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Emerald Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 25°C

Now

12.1°C falling
Updated at 00:30 EST

Central Highlands for Tuesday Clear. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost in the southwest. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Lochington

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.1°C falling
Dew Point -0.7°C rising
Feels Like 12.0°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
SW 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 16.0°C

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
13°C

6am

Clear
10°C

9am

Clear
17°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 10°C 7°C 7°C 10°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 50% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 21
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 21km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 9km/h
S
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 31% 13% 23% 9% 23% 10% 42% 17% 45% 23% 49% 24% 48% 22%
Dew Point 0°C -5°C -5°C -10°C -4°C -6°C 6°C 2°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 5°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:57 EST
set
Thu 01:33 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Lochington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
6.1°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
5.1°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
5.9°C 26.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
6.5°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
7.6°C 25.9°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
381.4mm
42.8 Day(s)
Total For 2014
241.2mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
306.6mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.8mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Jul 12
Highest Temperature
44.4°C
Jan 4

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
22nd 1996
Average This Month
9.1°C
-4.4°C
Long-term Average
13.5°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.9°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
29.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.0°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
28.0mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

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16:36 EST

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15:08 EST

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