Bourke Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Tuesday 17 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 42
Hot. Possible storm.
Chance of any rain: 40%

Upper Western area

Very hot. Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Fire Danger
North Western: Very High
Upper Central West Plains: High
Far Western: Very High

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot. Possible storm. Bourke 42
Hot. Possible shower. Tibooburra 41
Hot. Possible storm. Cobar 41

Wednesday 18 January

Summary
Min 29
Max 42
Hot. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Upper Western area

Very hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 30 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Thursday 19 January

Summary
Min 28
Max 41
Hot. Possible afternoon shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Upper Western area

Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting westerly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Friday 20 January

Summary
Min 28
Max 42
Hot. Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Upper Western area

Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 40 km/h before shifting south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 30 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme]

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 24
Max 38
Hot. Possible early shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.2 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 23
Max 39
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 20%

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 26
Max 41
Hot. Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Tuesday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11037