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Windorah Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 28°C
sunny

Now

36.5°C rising
Updated at 09:40 EST

Channel Country for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of gusty thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the south during this afternoon and evening. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the morning then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Windorah

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.5°C rising
Dew Point 21.1°C falling
Feels Like 40.2°C
Relative Humidity 40%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 13.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EST
Sunset sunset
19:23 EST

Nearby Now

Birdsville Ap 34.6°C
Moomba Ap 30.5°C
Longreach Ap 34.3°C

Next 12 hours in Ballera Gas Field

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance storm
38°C

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
38°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
34°C

Channel Country Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 07:54 EST
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Bulloo River

Qld - Mon 10:15 EST
Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

National Forecast

Windorah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Sunny
Maximum 40°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 39°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 30°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 28°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 40% 60% 50% 5%
Rain Amount
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 8
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
SW 7km/h
SW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NE 24km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 23km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
Relative Humidity 44% 29% 42% 25% 38% 23% 33% 22% 35% 23% 39% 29% 38% 23%
Dew Point 21°C 19°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 14°C

Windorah Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
06:00 EST
sunset
19:23 EST
last light
19:48 EST
moon
set
Wed 17:05 EST
rise
Thu 04:14 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Ballera Gas Field Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 25
27°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 24
28.2°C 42°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
27.0°C 39.8°C 3.6mm
Sun
Jan 22
25.8°C 39.9°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 21
24.8°C 36.4°C 3.2mm

Ballera Gas Field Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
29.4mm
3.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
38.4mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
51.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.8mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
21.8°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
45.4°C
Jan 12

Ballera Gas Field Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
16.6°C
5th 2005
Average This Month
27.6°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.4°C
12th
Highest On Record
47.8°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
41.1°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
39.5°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.8mm
19th
Total This Month
38.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.4mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
131.4mm
2007
Driest On Record
1.8mm
2005
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.