Belcong Weather


23.01°S 148.23°E 237m AMSL

Emerald Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.7°C falling
Updated at 17:50 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning NE in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 31.7°C falling
Dew Point 21.8°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
ENE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

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Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 14:12 EST
Final Flood Watch for Coastal and adjacent catchments between Mackay and Innisfail

Qld - Wed 08:00 EST
Minor Flood Warning For The Belyando River

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30
Fri
Jan 31
Sat
Feb 1
Sun
Feb 2
Mon
Feb 3
Tue
Feb 4

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 36°C 37°C 36°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 30% 40% 10% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 21
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction E 21km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
NE 8km/h
NE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 8km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 78% 56% 73% 40% 69% 43% 68% 45% 65% 35% 65% 36% 62% 37%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 22°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:20 EST
sunrise
05:44 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Wed 21:51 EST
rise
Thu 09:59 EST
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16
moon
Mon
Feb 24

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 29
23.8°C 33°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jan 28
23.9°C 33.3°C 0.4mm
Mon
Jan 27
23.7°C 29.9°C 19.4mm
Sun
Jan 26
24.1°C 29.4°C 13.0mm
Sat
Jan 25
24.5°C 30.5°C 11.2mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
89.6mm
8.0 Day(s)
Total For 2020
124.8mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
8.0mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
76.4mm
Jan 17
Lowest Temperature
19.4°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Jan 19

Emerald Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
17.0°C
4th 2001
Average This Month
23.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
45.6°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
35.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
76.4mm
17th
Total This Month
124.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.6mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
231.6mm
2004
Driest On Record
6.2mm
1998
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13:26 EDT

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