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23.46°S 147.72°E 252m AMSL

Emerald Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.3°C rising
Updated at 07:10 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 7.3°C rising
Dew Point 2.0°C rising
Feels Like 4.2°C
Relative Humidity 69%
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SSE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1022.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EST
Sunset sunset
17:40 EST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 20
Sun
Jul 21
Mon
Jul 22
Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 6°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 40% 10% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SE 13km/h
SE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
S 9km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 51% 38% 71% 49% 82% 44% 80% 37% 68% 28% 42% 21% 61% 32%
Dew Point 4°C 8°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 13°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 3°C 1°C 9°C 7°C

Emerald Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
17:40 EST
last light
18:04 EST
moon
set
Sat 09:00 EST
rise
Sat 20:32 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 19
5.2°C 21°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 18
4.1°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 17
6.5°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 16
6.6°C 20°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 15
3.9°C 20.5°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
331.7mm
36.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
257.2mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
291.2mm
36 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

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
12th 2014
Average This Month
10.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
9.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
31.1°C
26th 2015
Average This Month
22.5°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.2mm
5th
Total This Month
24.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.2mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
133.4mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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