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  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Possible thunderstorm 11° 16°
    possible thunderstorm
    Chance of rain: 90%
    Likely amount: 20-40mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    5:25am EST 5:51am EST 6:11pm EST 6:37pm EST
    NOW
    14.5° Feels Like:  
    Relative Humidity: 99%
    Dew: 14.3°
    Wind:  
    Gust:  
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.4mm
    Pressure: 1014.5hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Wantiool
    Now
    13.9°c
    Feels Like:
    14.7°
    Wind:
    N 0km/h
    Gusts:
    0km/h
    Humidity:
    92%
    Possible thunderstorm
     
    11°
    Min
    16°
    Max
    Today in Wantiool
    Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.
    Tomorrow
    Possible thunderstorm
    11°
    Min
    20°
    Max
    Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.
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  6. Warnings

    There are no current warnings for Wantiool

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

    Forecast for Wantiool (34.9306°S, 147.6978°E, 377m AMSL)
      Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue
    Summary Possible thunderstorm Possible thunderstorm Showers Showers Possible shower Showers Possible shower
    Minimum 11° 11°
    Maximum 16° 20° 19° 20° 21° 18° 16°
    Chance of rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 60% 90% 90%
    Likely amount 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
    UV index High High High High - - -
    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 18
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    18
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    25
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    Wind direction ENE ENE NNE N NE NNW WNW W NNE NNW WNW WNW W W
    Relative humidity 98% 88% 100% 75% 98% 75% 99% 71% 100% 63% 97% 79% 97% 72%
    Dew point 14°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 9°C 10°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Wantiool Rain Forecast


    Wantiool 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    29
    HIGH
    30
    HIGH
    Oct 1
    HIGH
    2
    HIGH
    3
    LOW
    4
    MEDIUM
    5
    LOW
    6
    LOW
    7
    HIGH
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    10
    11
    12
    LOW
    13
    14
    15
    LOW
    16
    MEDIUM
    17
    MEDIUM
    18
    LOW
    19
    LOW
    20
    LOW
    21
    LOW
    22
    MEDIUM
    23
    LOW
    24
    LOW
    25
    LOW
    26
    LOW
    27
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Sep28

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively fast moving in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the Indian Ocean, Western Australia, eastern Australia, the south Pacific, South America, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 5 October to 9 October, 19 October to 23 October, and 29 October to 2 November. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 9 October to 13 October, 22 October to 26 October, and 29 October to 2 November. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 5 October to 9 October, 14 October to 18 October, and 28 October to 1 November.

    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

    Wantiool Rain Forecast


    Wantiool 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    2021
    2022
    7
    8
    10
    6
    8
    8
    7
    4
    5
    7
    7
    5
    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 Sep 16

    ENSO status: Neutral, however five of seven models suggest La Niña thresholds may be met again between October and January. IOD status: Neutral, returning from negative values in the recent weeks. SAM status: Positive. The El Niño–Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is currently neutral. However, there are growing signs that La Niña could redevelop in the Pacific Ocean later this year, which has prompted the US Climate Prediction Centre to increase its prediction of La Niña occurring this year to 70-80 percent. However their thresholds are lower than the Bureau of Meteorology's. Five of seven models forecast temperatures may reach or exceed La Niña thresholds between October and January. Three of seven predicted an established event, which requires La Nina thresholds to be met for three months. La Niña typically brings above average rainfall in northern and eastern Australia. The Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) is currently neutral, returning from negative values in the recent weeks. Three of five models areforecasting the IOD event will officially end in October, with all models ending the event in December. A negative IOD generates above average rain to southern and eastern Australia. As such, average to above average rainfall is predicted across much of the country this winter and spring.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Wantiool Rain Forecast


    Wantiool 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    29
    HIGH
    30
    HIGH
    Oct 1
    HIGH
    2
    HIGH
    3
    LOW
    4
    MEDIUM
    5
    LOW
    6
    LOW
    7
    HIGH
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    10
    11
    12
    LOW
    13
    14
    15
    LOW
    16
    MEDIUM
    17
    MEDIUM
    18
    LOW
    19
    LOW
    20
    LOW
    21
    LOW
    22
    MEDIUM
    23
    LOW
    24
    LOW
    25
    LOW
    26
    LOW
    27
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Sep28

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively fast moving in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of the Indian Ocean, Western Australia, eastern Australia, the south Pacific, South America, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 5 October to 9 October, 19 October to 23 October, and 29 October to 2 November. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 9 October to 13 October, 22 October to 26 October, and 29 October to 2 November. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 5 October to 9 October, 14 October to 18 October, and 28 October to 1 November.

    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

    Wantiool Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Friday
    Sep 24
    3.7 °C 23.6 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    Sep 25
    3.0 °C 14.9 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Sep 26
    1.1 °C 17.4 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Sep 27
    4.7 °C 18.0 °C
    0.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Sep 28
    4.8 °C 22.4 °C
    0.0 mm
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  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Wantiool minimum temp history (34.9306°S, 147.6978°E, 377m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 25.3° 11/09/2021 Coldest this month -0.4° 22/09/2021
    Hottest on record 31.8 26/09/1965 Coldest on record -3.8 06/09/1966
    Hottest this year 40.8° 24/01/2021 Coldest this year -2.9° 30/05/2021
    Long term average 17.7° Long term average 5.1°
    Average this month 18.0° Average this month 4.4°
    Hottest September On Record Avg. max. temp. 21.6° 2006 Coldest September on record Avg. min. temp. 2.6° 1968
    Wantiool rainfall history (34.9306°S, 147.6978°E, 377m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 13.2mm 04/09/2021 Total This Month 30.6mm
    6.0 days
    Long Term Average 49.2mm 10.5 days Wettest September on record 171.0mm 2016
    Driest on record 4.1mm 1946
  15. Popup - Radar

    Weather Radar for Australia

  16. Year to Date

    Wantiool Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Sep 425.2mm 83.5 day(s)
    Total For 2021 639.0mm 80.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2020 562.6mm 80.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 65.8mm Feb 8
    Lowest Temperature -2.9°C May30
    Highest Temperature 40.8°C Jan24
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Climate History

    Wantiool Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 31.9 30.9 27.7 22.6 17.4 13.9 12.8 14.5 17.7 21.7 26.0 29.6 22.2
    Mean Min (°C) 16.4 16.5 13.5 9.2 5.9 3.7 2.8 3.5 5.1 7.8 11.0 14.0 9.1
    Mean Rain (mm) 41.1 42.2 45.9 39.2 50.4 51.2 54.1 51.9 49.2 56.9 47.4 46.6 574.6
    Mean Rain Days 5.4 5.3 5.6 6.7 9.6 12.3 14.7 13.4 10.5 9.4 7.5 6.2 106.6