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Barcaldine Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.2°C rising
Updated at 05:20 EST

Central West for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and patchy rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 38.

Currently at Longreach Ap

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Temperature 26.2°C rising
Dew Point 17.9°C steady
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 60%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:25 EST
Sunset sunset
18:58 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 22.9°C
Winton Ap 27.3°C
Hughenden Ap 28.2°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

3pm

Chance shower
34°C

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National Forecast

Barcaldine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 28°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 34°C
Minimum 25°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 80% 20% 40% 80% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 6
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
3
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 6km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 10km/h
NE
NE 5km/h
NE
NE 5km/h
NE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 54% 50% 62% 60% 71% 61% 66% 50% 65% 49% 65% 46% 63% 49%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 19°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C

Barcaldine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:00 EST
sunrise
05:25 EST
sunset
18:58 EST
last light
19:23 EST
moon
rise
Fri 13:52 EST
set
Sat 02:07 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
Thu
Dec 8
28.0°C 40°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
27.6°C 40.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
27.5°C 41.5°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

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
25.9°C
+3.3°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
40.5°C
+4.7°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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