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Emerald Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

35.9°C falling
Updated at 15:30 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast during the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

Currently at Emerald Ap

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Temperature 35.9°C falling
Dew Point 10.2°C rising
Feels Like 30.9°C
Relative Humidity 21%
Wind icon
SSW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 37.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:14 EST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Emerald

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
33°C

9pm

Clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Clear
19°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 03:04 EST
Fire Weather Warning for Gulf Country and Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders

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Emerald 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 34°C
Minimum 21°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 30% 5% 5% 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 16
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 16km/h
N
WSW 21km/h
WSW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 24km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 52% 18% 14% 6% 43% 22% 40% 15% 42% 19% 44% 17% 45% 16%
Dew Point 18°C 9°C -2°C -8°C 12°C 8°C 10°C 3°C 11°C 6°C 11°C 4°C 13°C 5°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
05:09 EST
sunrise
05:32 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
rise
Sat 23:04 EST
set
Sun 10:04 EST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Emerald Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 19
21.1°C 37°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 18
21.0°C 39.0°C 1.2mm
Thu
Oct 17
21.7°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 16
18.2°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
19.1°C 39.6°C 0.0mm

Emerald Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
420.5mm
48.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
259.4mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
386.0mm
46 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.1°C
13th
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
17.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
42.4°C
31st 2003
Average This Month
34.5°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
18th
Total This Month
1.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.9mm
5.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.4mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.2mm
2002
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Weather News

Cold start to the weekend for NSW

12:25 EDT

Large swathes of NSW awoke to a frigid morning on Saturday with temperatures dropping three-to-six degrees below average.

Irrigators slam Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing satellite images

11:44 EDT

Irrigators have slammed the Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing images of farm dams filled with water in drought-affected parts of the state, likening the move to the controversial "Aussie Farms" activist website.

Satellite images question how private dams filled during Murray-Darling pumping embargo

21:00 EDT

A number of farmers will be investigated after satellite imaging showed their dams, in drought-ravaged parts of New South Wales, were filled during a pumping embargo in parts of the Murray-Darling Basin.