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  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Late shower 15° 31°
    late shower
    Chance of rain: 70%
    Likely amount: 5-10mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    5:17am EDT 5:44am EDT 7:52pm EDT 8:19pm EDT
    NOW
    16.2° Feels Like: 14.7°
    Relative Humidity: 89%
    Dew: 14.4°
    Wind: SSW 15km/h
    Gust: 17km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 1.4mm
    Pressure: 1011.9hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Bendemeer
    Now
    15.0°c
    Feels Like:
    12.7°
    Wind:
    WNW 11km/h
    Gusts:
    11km/h
    Humidity:
    68%
    Late shower
     
    15°
    Min
    31°
    Max
    Today in Bendemeer
    Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.
    Tomorrow
    Thunderstorms
    14°
    Min
    25°
    Max
    Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower on the northern slopes in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Areas of smoke haze. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE in the morning then tending SE/SW in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.
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  6. Warnings

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

    Forecast for Bendemeer (30.8784°S, 151.1599°E, 795m AMSL)
      Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
    Summary Late shower Thunderstorms Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Sunny Sunny
    Minimum 15° 14° 13° 14° 16° 12° 12°
    Maximum 31° 25° 29° 31° 32° 28° 32°
    Chance of rain 70% 70% 20% 20% 20% 5% 5%
    Likely amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 10
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    Wind direction NW WSW E WNW NNW WSW NNW W WSW SW ESE SE NE S
    Relative humidity 54% 28% 68% 45% 62% 28% 59% 25% 31% 18% 43% 25% 29% 17%
    Dew point 15°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 8°C 14°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 4°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Bendemeer Rain Forecast


    Bendemeer 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    12
    13
    LOW
    14
    15
    16
    17
    18
    19
    20
    21
    22
    23
    24
    25
    26
    LOW
    27
    LOW
    28
    MEDIUM
    29
    LOW
    30
    31
    Jan 1
    2
    3
    LOW
    4
    MEDIUM
    5
    LOW
    6
    LOW
    7
    8
    LOW
    9
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Dec11

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the southwest Indian Ocean, Western Australia, eastern Australia, the southeast Pacific, and South America.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 29 December to 2 January, 2 January to 6 January, and 11 January to 15 January. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 27 December to 31 December, and 1 January to 5 January. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 2 January to 6 January, 6 January to 10 January, and 11 January to 15 January.

    Forecast Explanation

    This forecast is produced by a multi-model ensemble consisting of dynamical atmospheric models, which are forced by the latest observed atmosphere, ocean, land and ice conditions. The models are designed to simulate features of the real atmosphere, including the daily movement of long and short wave patterns in the Southern Hemisphere.

    The future probability of rain in each district is estimated using output from the multi-model ensemble, combined with historical information about the difference between the model forecasts and observed rainfall.

    In this deterministic framework the skill of the forecast tends to decrease with time, however the forecasts are updated daily to provide the latest estimates of rainfall probability out to 28 days.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Bendemeer Rain Forecast


    Bendemeer 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    2019
    2020
    2
    4
    6
    7
    7
    5
    7
    6
    5
    6
    3
    7
    10
    5
    0
    1
    2 - 3
    4 - 7
    8 - 9
    10
    Well below normal
    Below normal
    Near normal
    Above normal
    Well above normal

    Issue Notes - Issued Dec 11

    ENSO status: Neutral IOD status: Positive SAM status: Negative Sea surface temperatures (SSTs) across the equatorial central Pacific continued to exhibit a slight warming during November. The Nino3.4 index lingered between 0.6 and 0.7 throughout the month of November. However, this has dropped to 0.4 since early December. On the other hand, the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -9.3 in November. The current outlook continues to suggest warmer than average SSTs will persist across the equatorial Pacific Ocean through the coming months, but remaining within neutral values. Seven out of eight international models maintain a warmer than average equatorial Pacific Ocean through the first quarter of 2020, none of these reaching El Nino thresholds. The IRI ENSO forecast continues to suggest a less than 40% chance of another El Nino developing over the next 6 months, with a neutral ENSO the most likely outcome. To the west of Australia, the Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) remains in the positive side of neutral, though it has significant strength after peaking in October . All six international models maintain a positive event until January. In terms of rainfall across Australia, there is little variation to the outlook issued last month across the west. However, the climate outlook for the eastern states has seen a significant drying over the past 2 months. The current outlook now favours a clearer below average rainfall signal for the eastern states. This however, excludes any extreme weather events such as tropical cyclones in Qld or East Coast Lows. For northern Australia, the current outlook favours a late onset of the North Australian Monsoon (NAM) across the Northern Territory and Queensland. Usually, Darwin tends to see the onset of NAM around christmas day. Further south, a negative trend in the Southern Annular Mode (SAM) continues to enhance frontal activity over southern SA, Victoria, Tasmania and southern NSW. This has offset the Positive IOD in far southern Victoria and western Tasmania, which continue to see average-to-above average rainfall odds through December and early January. Looking further ahead, with no significant signature from ENSO, there are no significant climate drivers tilting the balance towards a drier or wetter summer. The current outlook suggests neutral odds for the second half of summer.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Bendemeer Rain Forecast


    Bendemeer 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    12
    13
    LOW
    14
    15
    16
    17
    18
    19
    20
    21
    22
    23
    24
    25
    26
    LOW
    27
    LOW
    28
    MEDIUM
    29
    LOW
    30
    31
    Jan 1
    2
    3
    LOW
    4
    MEDIUM
    5
    LOW
    6
    LOW
    7
    8
    LOW
    9
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Dec11

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the southwest Indian Ocean, Western Australia, eastern Australia, the southeast Pacific, and South America.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 29 December to 2 January, 2 January to 6 January, and 11 January to 15 January. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 27 December to 31 December, and 1 January to 5 January. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 2 January to 6 January, 6 January to 10 January, and 11 January to 15 January.

    Forecast Explanation

    This forecast is produced by a multi-model ensemble consisting of dynamical atmospheric models, which are forced by the latest observed atmosphere, ocean, land and ice conditions. The models are designed to simulate features of the real atmosphere, including the daily movement of long and short wave patterns in the Southern Hemisphere.

    The future probability of rain in each district is estimated using output from the multi-model ensemble, combined with historical information about the difference between the model forecasts and observed rainfall.

    In this deterministic framework the skill of the forecast tends to decrease with time, however the forecasts are updated daily to provide the latest estimates of rainfall probability out to 28 days.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Bendemeer Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Saturday
    Dec 07
    7.4 °C 30.6 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Dec 08
    10.2 °C 31.5 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Dec 09
    19.5 °C 33.2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Dec 10
    18.8 °C 35.0 °C
    0.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Dec 11
    18.5 °C -
    0.2 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Bendemeer minimum temp history (30.8784°S, 151.1599°E, 795m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 33.2° 09/12/2019 Coldest this month 4.5° 03/12/2019
    Hottest on record 36.2 23/12/1990 Coldest on record -2.5 04/12/1974
    Hottest this year 38.7° 16/01/2019 Coldest this year -7.0° 31/05/2019
    Long term average 26.2° Long term average 10.7°
    Average this month 27.0° Average this month 10.4°
    Hottest December On Record Avg. max. temp. 30.6° 1990 Coldest December on record Avg. min. temp. 6.9° 1974
    Bendemeer rainfall history (30.8784°S, 151.1599°E, 795m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 4.0mm 02/12/2019 Total This Month 9.2mm
    3.0 days
    Long Term Average 100.5mm 11.3 days Wettest December on record 237.8mm 1990
  15. Popup - Radar

    Weather Radar for NSW/ACT

  16. Year to Date

    Bendemeer Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Dec 783.7mm 110.5 day(s)
    Total For 2019 254.5mm 63.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 323.4mm 106.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 25.0mm May 4
    Lowest Temperature -7.0°C May31
    Highest Temperature 38.7°C Jan16
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Bendemeer Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 27.5 26.8 24.8 21.2 17.0 13.4 12.7 14.4 17.7 21.0 23.5 26.2 20.5
    Mean Min (°C) 12.5 12.6 9.9 5.6 2.0 0.2 -1.1 -0.8 1.9 5.1 8.3 10.7 5.6
    Mean Rain (mm) 99.9 74.9 53.0 41.1 46.6 46.2 52.2 53.8 56.3 73.4 85.8 100.5 784.0
    Mean Rain Days 10.4 8.3 7.6 6.5 8.3 10.2 9.6 9.2 8.8 9.7 10.6 11.3 108.4