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23.53°S 144.95°E 268m AMSL

Barcaldine Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 38°C
sunny

Now

24.6°C rising
Updated at 06:20 EST

Central West for Thursday Sunny. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C rising
Dew Point 7.3°C rising
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 11.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
19:11 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 25.4°C
Winton Ap 27.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
35°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
39°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
38°C

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National Forecast

Barcaldine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 37°C 39°C 39°C 40°C 40°C 39°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 20% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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
17
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 16km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
SE 4km/h
SE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 8km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
E 10km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 39% 21% 42% 24% 37% 21% 37% 22% 42% 25% 42% 23% 45% 21%
Dew Point 14°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 13°C

Barcaldine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
19:11 EST
last light
19:36 EST
moon
rise
Thu 06:31 EST
set
Fri 20:39 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Barcaldine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
25°C 35°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
24.1°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
25.5°C 39.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
29.5°C 40.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 13
26.0°C 41.0°C 0.0mm

Barcaldine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
86.1mm
7.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
25.0mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
56.2mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
22.0°C
Jan 5
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Jan 3

Barcaldine Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
13.0°C
3rd 1970
Average This Month
25.5°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.9°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
38.7°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.0mm
5th
Total This Month
25.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
86.1mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
481.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1908
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