Buchanan Weather


17.84°S 129.60°E 402m AMSL

Lajamanu Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

41.0°C steady
Updated at 14:00 CST

Victoria River for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then turning N/NW in the late afternoon.

Currently at Lajamanu

24-hour graph
Temperature 41.0°C steady
Dew Point 0.3°C steady
Feels Like 36.2°C
Relative Humidity 8%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 53.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:19 CST
Sunset sunset
18:48 CST

Nearby Now

Argyle Aerodrome 40.1°C
Victoria River Downs 38.9°C
Kununurra Ap 37.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Lajamanu

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly clear
33°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

Victoria River Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Weatherpulse

Lajamanu 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 37°C
Minimum 21°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 15km/h
N
NE 16km/h
NE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
E 24km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 19% 9% 19% 9% 14% 9% 18% 11% 13% 10% 17% 13% 6% 12%
Dew Point 6°C 3°C 7°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 1°C 4°C 6°C 8°C -9°C 4°C

Lajamanu Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:57 CST
sunrise
06:19 CST
sunset
18:48 CST
last light
19:10 CST
moon
rise
Tue 20:01 CST
set
Wed 07:51 CST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Lajamanu Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 15
24.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
20.2°C 42.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
20.8°C 42.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
18.1°C 40.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 11
15.5°C 38.8°C 0.0mm

Lajamanu Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
445.6mm
34.1 Day(s)
Total For 2019
93.8mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
291.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.2mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Jul 5
Highest Temperature
46.2°C
Jan 3

Lajamanu Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
9.0°C
14th 2012
Average This Month
19.7°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
20.4°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.6°C
30th 2016
Average This Month
39.4°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
37.4°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.8mm
2.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
94.4mm
2005
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

IOD reaches new (dry) heights

13:48 EDT

The strongest positive Indian Ocean Dipole of the last two decades is limiting rainfall in Australia this spring.

Feral cat in Simpson Desert eats entire kangaroo carcass, surprising researchers

06:48 EDT

A PhD student studying the environmental impact of animal carcasses has filmed a feral cat eating an entire kangaroo in the Simpson Desert.

Queensland's weather outlook for summer forecasts fewer cyclones, more severe bushfires

00:06 EDT

Fewer cyclones are forecast but the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned a "dangerous cocktail" is brewing for the remainder of Queensland's fire season.