Wilcannia Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast updated at 5:33 pm EDT on Friday 20 January 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Mostly clear.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Upper Western area

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 30 to 40 km/h turning south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Saturday 21 January

Summary
Min 18
Max 34
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Upper Western area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Queensland border in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the early morning. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 25 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Bourke 23 37
Mostly sunny. Tibooburra 24 36
Sunny. Cobar 19 34

Sunday 22 January

Summary
Min 18
Max 39
Hot and sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Hot and sunny. Winds southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 6:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme]

Monday 23 January

Summary
Min 24
Max 44
Possible afternoon shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Upper Western area

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 44.

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme]

Tuesday 24 January

Summary
Min 29
Max 40
Showers. Possible afternoon storm.
Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 60%

Upper Western area

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly during the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 26 to 31 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Wednesday 25 January

Summary
Min 22
Max 36
Mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Thursday 26 January

Summary
Min 21
Max 38
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Friday 27 January

Summary
Min 21
Max 41
Hot and mostly sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11037