Wilcannia Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Wednesday 22 February 2017.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Max 40
Hot and sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Hot and sunny. Winds northeasterly 25 to 40 km/h tending northwest to northeasterly 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

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

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot and sunny. Bourke 38
Hot and sunny. Tibooburra 39
Sunny. Cobar 37

Thursday 23 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 37
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Hot and sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending southeast to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Sun protection recommended from 9:50 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Friday 24 February

Summary
Min 18
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Hot and sunny. Winds southerly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 5:40 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 25 February

Summary
Min 16
Max 33
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 0%

Upper Western area

Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

Sun protection recommended from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 February

Summary
Min 15
Max 35
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 5%

Monday 27 February

Summary
Min 20
Max 36
Sunny.
Possible rainfall: 0 mm
Chance of any rain: 10%

Tuesday 28 February

Summary
Min 21
Max 36
Possible afternoon shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

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

Product derived from IDN11060 and IDN11037