Fairfax Media Network

Opalton Weather


23.25°S 142.76°E 247m AMSL

Winton Forecast

Today 43°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

41.8°C rising
Updated at 14:40 EST

Central West for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h shifting S 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 43.

Currently at Winton Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 41.8°C rising
Dew Point 9.8°C rising
Feels Like 40.2°C
Relative Humidity 15%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 35.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EST
Sunset sunset
19:04 EST

Nearby Now

Richmond 40.0°C
Blackall 36.8°C

Next 12 hours in Winton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

Central West Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Winton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Rain

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Late shower

Late shower
Maximum 43°C 36°C 33°C 33°C 35°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 26°C 24°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 70% 50% 60% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 22
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 22km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
SSE 25km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
ENE 27km/h
ENE
E 21km/h
E
NE 22km/h
NE
E 10km/h
E
Relative Humidity 26% 15% 43% 35% 49% 47% 63% 44% 60% 38% 57% 36% 54% 35%
Dew Point 13°C 12°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C

Winton Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:11 EST
sunrise
05:36 EST
sunset
19:04 EST
last light
19:29 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:33 EST
rise
Fri 14:01 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Winton Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
26.1°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
26.4°C 43.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
27.6°C 44.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
23.1°C 43.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
23.3°C 43.9°C 0.0mm

Winton Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
365.2mm
48.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
583.0mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
139.8mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
100.8mm
Mar 10
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 28

Winton Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
5th
Lowest On Record
13.7°C
1st 2010
Average This Month
25.2°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.5°C
6th
Highest On Record
46.9°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
43.3°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
38.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.4mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
94.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2013
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Summer scorcher looms for two thirds of Australians

14:12 EDT

The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.

How to protect yourself from lightning strikes

15:38 EDT

It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.