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Emerald Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 40°C
mostly_sunny

Now

39.7°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central Highlands for Friday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast late this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SW 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon then tending S 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Saturday Hot. Sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Currently at Emerald Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.7°C falling
Dew Point 0.9°C falling
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 9%
Wind icon
WSW 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1006.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 49.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
34°C

12am

Mostly clear
30°C

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 16:02 EST
Fire Weather Warning for Central Highlands and Coalfields, Maranoa and Warrego, Darling Downs and Granite Belt and Wide Bay and Burnett

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17
Wed
Dec 18
Thu
Dec 19

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 41°C 40°C 40°C 41°C 41°C 38°C 37°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 40% 5% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 10
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction N 10km/h
N
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SE 11km/h
SE
SW 17km/h
SW
NE 15km/h
NE
E 11km/h
E
NNE 13km/h
NNE
SE 10km/h
SE
NE 19km/h
NE
E 19km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 40% 14% 36% 13% 50% 21% 52% 20% 43% 21% 47% 21% 46% 22%
Dew Point 17°C 9°C 15°C 7°C 20°C 14°C 20°C 14°C 19°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 15°C 12°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:49 EST
sunrise
05:14 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
rise
Fri 19:48 EST
set
Sat 06:47 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26
moon
Fri
Jan 3
moon
Sat
Jan 11

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 13
23.9°C 41°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 12
23.9°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 11
21.9°C 39.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
21.4°C 38.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
23.4°C 38.5°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
567.2mm
63.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
264.0mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
412.0mm
56 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
3.5°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Feb 20

Emerald Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.1°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
12.3°C
27th 2006
Average This Month
23.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
25th 2001
Average This Month
39.3°C
+5.1°C
Long-term Average
34.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
90.1mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
263.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
10.2mm
1994
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Weather News

Severe storms in SE Queensland

19:02 EDT

Brisbane has been hit by a severe thunderstorm for the second time in three days.

Brisbane storm brings short burst of heavy rain as giant hail falls on Sunshine and Gold coasts

18:47 EDT

An early afternoon storm system brought fierce winds and golf-ball-sized hail to the Sunshine Coast and Gold Coast.

Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast hit by very dangerous storms, BOM warns of flash flooding

18:46 EDT

Severe storms have swept across South-East Queensland, dropping giant hail near Gympie and dumping 76 millimetres of rain on the Gold Coast in half an hour.