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23.58°S 145.38°E 268m AMSL

Barcaldine Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

22.7°C rising
Updated at 04:40 EST

Central West for Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and patchy rain. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls north of Longreach early this evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Blackall

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C rising
Dew Point 18.3°C falling
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
ENE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:25 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 20.7°C
Emerald Ap 20.7°C

Next 12 hours in Blackall

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
21°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Barcaldine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16
Sat
Dec 17

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 20% 40% 80% 70% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 11
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
Wind Direction E 11km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 7km/h
NE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
SSE 2km/h
SSE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 4km/h
NE
NE 6km/h
NE
E 3km/h
E
Relative Humidity 73% 67% 66% 48% 64% 44% 62% 42% 64% 45% 62% 45% 63% 41%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C

Barcaldine Sun & Moon Times

Sunday 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
18:59 EST
last light
19:25 EST
moon
rise
Sun 15:56 EST
set
Mon 03:41 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
Sat
Dec 10
22.7°C - 0.8mm
Fri
Dec 9
24.5°C 28.3°C 1.6mm
Thu
Dec 8
28.0°C 39.6°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

Barcaldine Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
499.0mm
50.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
585.3mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
309.1mm
32 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
25.4°C
+2.8°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
39.0°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
9th
Total This Month
2.4mm
2 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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