Wilcannia Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday 6 December 2016.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 5%

Upper Western area

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the northwest, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds south to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Wednesday 7 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 33
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Upper Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Fire Danger
North Western: High
Upper Central West Plains: Low-Moderate
Far Western: Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Bourke 20 33
Shower or two clearing. Tibooburra 21 33
Sunny. Cobar 17 33

Thursday 8 December

Summary
Min 20
Max 34
Rain.
Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm
Chance of any rain: 80%

Upper Western area

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting south to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the afternoon then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Friday 9 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 25
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Sunny. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Sun protection recommended from 9:10 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Saturday 10 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 28
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Sunday 11 December

Summary
Min 13
Max 33
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Monday 12 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 37
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 13 December

Summary
Min 21
Max 40
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Wednesday.

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11037