Fairfax Media Network

The page you requested requires Essential access

Stormtracker Dashboard

12 Month Rainfall

Weatherzone Essential

  • Extended Radar and Satellite
  • Extended Observation History
  • Extended Computer Models
  • Bookmarks & Custom Units

Weatherzone Pro

  • No 3rd Party Advertising
  • Extended Observation History
  • Extended Computer Models
  • Bookmarks & Custom Units
  • 12 Month Rainfall Forecast
  • Extended Daily Summaries
  • Local Lightning
  • Stormtracker
  • Layers

Lightning Ridge Observations

Wednesday January 17, 2018
choose date:
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Tue 09:00 EDT
SE 17   24.6 13.3 24.6 49 8 0   -
Mon 15:00 EDT
SW 6   32.0 13.9 31.0 33 13 0   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
SE 7   23.8 10.5 23.8 43 8 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
SW 22   23.0 11.2 23.0 47 9 1   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
SW 9   30.0 17.3 31.0 47 8 0   -
Fri 15:00 EDT
WSW 17   41.5 22.2 48.0 34 23 0   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
N 22   33.0 16.4 33.0 37 18 0   -
Thu 15:00 EDT
NNE 11   35.5 27.3 48.0 63 6 0   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
NE 15   31.0 17.8 32.0 45 11 4   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
NE 13   32.0 12.8 31.0 31 17 0   -

Station Details

LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Darwin storm that tore off roof not severe enough for a weather warning, BOM says

19:02 EDT

A brief but damaging storm in central Darwin and Palmerston on Monday that ripped a roof off a building was not strong enough to reach the "severe" threshold and prompt a thunderstorm warning, the Bureau of Meteorology said.

Perth saturated as ex-Cyclone Joyce brings four months of rain in a day

17:53 EDT

The remains of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce has dumped more than four months' worth of rain on Perth in less than 24 hours, leading to power blackouts, flooding and .

Gold Coast woman's death caused by medical condition, not heat stress

15:59 EDT

A Gold Coast night market is raising money to support the family of one of its vendors who died after collapsing at the venue and being rushed to hospital on Saturday.