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Lockhart River Weather


Lockhart River Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.7°C rising
Updated at 16:10 EST

Peninsula for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending SE/SW in the early afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Lockhart River Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.7°C rising
Dew Point 21.2°C rising
Feels Like 33.5°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1006.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 32.7°C
Weipa Ap 32.6°C
Horn Island 31.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

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National Forecast

Lockhart River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late thunder

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 35°C 36°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 34°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 30% 60% 50% 30% 30% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 11
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SE 11km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 51% 63% 52% 64% 56% 69% 58% 67% 59% 73% 63% 74% 65%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C

Lockhart River Sun & Moon Times

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Sat 17:08 EST
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Sun 05:00 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
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Dec 26
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moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lockhart River Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
22°C 32°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
22.1°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
21.8°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
23.2°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Lockhart River Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2097.5mm
172.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1567.4mm
172 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
920.8mm
118 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.6mm
Apr 8
Lowest Temperature
14.4°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Feb 15

Lockhart River Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
10th
Lowest On Record
17.7°C
7th 1996
Average This Month
23.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
3rd
Highest On Record
38.5°C
13th 2014
Average This Month
32.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
32.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
63.0mm
4th
Total This Month
63.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
216.2mm
13.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
874.4mm
2000
Driest On Record
15.4mm
1994
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18:43 EDT

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