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23.73°S 145.13°E 245m AMSL

Barcaldine Forecast

Tonight 27°C
Tomorrow 40°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

34.0°C falling
Updated at 21:00 EST

Central West for Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, most likely later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers south of Longreach in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h shifting S/SE during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Blackall

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.0°C falling
Dew Point 11.2°C rising
Feels Like 32.5°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
N 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1009.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 21.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:24 EST
Sunset sunset
18:56 EST

Nearby Now

Longreach Ap 34.0°C
Winton Ap 34.3°C

Next 12 hours in Blackall

48-hour forecast

12am

Slight chance shower
30°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

6am

Mostly clear
27°C

9am

Mostly clear
34°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Barcaldine 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

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 40°C 40°C 34°C 31°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 22°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 50% 60% 80% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 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 5
km/h
2
km/h
6
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 2km/h
NE
NE 6km/h
NE
NE 2km/h
NE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNW 6km/h
NNW
SSE 5km/h
SSE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
E 9km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 39% 27% 41% 29% 41% 28% 48% 43% 56% 50% 71% 60% 70% 56%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 21°C

Barcaldine 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
04:59 EST
sunrise
05:24 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:22 EST
moon
set
Wed 00:00 EST
rise
Wed 11:55 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Barcaldine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
27.5°C 41°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
25.1°C 40.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
25.8°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
- 41.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
24.3°C - 0.0mm

Barcaldine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
499.0mm
50.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
582.9mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
295.7mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.8mm
Jun 12
Lowest Temperature
4.8°C
Jul 7
Highest Temperature
42.9°C
Jan 23

Barcaldine Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
12.2°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
25.1°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.7°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.6°C
13th 1979
Average This Month
40.6°C
+4.8°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.2mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
298.3mm
1907
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1938
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.