Fairfax Media Network

Withersfield Weather


23.63°S 147.59°E 237m AMSL

Emerald Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

31.4°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EST

Central Highlands for Thursday Sunny. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Lochington

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.4°C falling
Dew Point 10.1°C falling
Feels Like 29.8°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
WNW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 22.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Emerald Ap 31.3°C

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 14°C 19°C 16°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 5% 5% 20% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 15
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 17km/h
SW
SE 17km/h
SE
S 8km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
N 9km/h
N
SE 14km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 61% 30% 56% 29% 49% 23% 41% 19% 37% 25% 42% 32% 54% 48%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 10°C 5°C 4°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 10°C 15°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
rise
Thu 21:18 EST
set
Fri 10:42 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Lochington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
- - 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
- 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
18.2°C - 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
17.6°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 22
16.8°C 28.2°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
282.6mm
30.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
334.2mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
156.8mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.4mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
7.9°C
May 12
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Feb 18

Emerald Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.9°C
12th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
29th 2000
Average This Month
16.2°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
34.3°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
29.7°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.3mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
66.6mm
2005
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1996
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

12:53 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.

Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.

Will Australia have a bumper ski season?

05:24 EST

The Australian snow season is a fickle beast and this year will be no different, but there should be great joy in the end.