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Barcaldine Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.9°C rising
Updated at 23:50 EST

Central West for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northwest, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the northwest early this evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers west of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C rising
Dew Point 23.1°C rising
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1014.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:54 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 26.0°C
Winton Ap 23.8°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

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National Forecast

Barcaldine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 31°C 34°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 5% 30% 80% 60% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 2
km/h
1
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 2km/h
NNE
E 1km/h
E
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SE 4km/h
SE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
SE 5km/h
SE
NE 4km/h
NE
SE 3km/h
SE
NE 7km/h
NE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 64% 53% 62% 34% 50% 26% 52% 25% 50% 27% 56% 31% 54% 29%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 15°C

Barcaldine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:48 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:54 EST
last light
19:17 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:47 EST
set
Thu 16:19 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Barcaldine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
24.0°C 34°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
22.8°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
19.6°C 33.9°C 0.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
22.7°C 33.1°C 3.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
24.2°C 38.8°C 0.0mm

Barcaldine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
165.5mm
14.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
134.4mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
118.5mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.4mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
19.6°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Feb 13

Barcaldine Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.6°C
20th
Lowest On Record
15.2°C
5th 2005
Average This Month
24.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
18th 1983
Average This Month
37.9°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
34.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.6mm
19th
Total This Month
60.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.7mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
362.6mm
1940
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1959
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