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Palen Creek (28.2637°S, 152.8193°E, 119m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Sunny 27°
    Chance of rain: 5%
    Likely amount: < 1mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    5:50am EST 6:14am EST 5:29pm EST 5:53pm EST
    NOW
    2.4° Feels Like: 0.1°
    Relative Humidity: 71%
    Dew: -2.2°
    Wind: CAL 0km/h
    Gust: CAL 0km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure:  
  3. Today Weather

    Palen Creek
    Now
    -1.0°c
    Feels Like:
    -3.2°
    Wind:
    CAL 0km/h
    Gusts:
    0km/h
    Humidity:
    98%
    Sunny
     
    Min
    27°
    Max
    Today in Palen Creek
    Sunny. Patches of light frost in the south in the early morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
    Tomorrow
    Sunny
    Min
    26°
    Max
    Sunny. Winds SW 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
  4. Radar

  5. Popup Radar

  6. Warnings

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Sunny. Patches of light frost in the south in the early morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

    Forecast for Palen Creek (28.2637°S, 152.8193°E, 119m AMSL)
      Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue
    Summary Sunny Sunny Sunny Sunny Sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum
    Maximum 27° 26° 24° 25° 28° 30° 28°
    Chance of rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 80%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
    UV index High Moderate High High - - -
    Frost risk Moderate Slight Nil Slight Slight Nil Nil
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 6
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    21
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    1
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    2
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    2
    (km/h)
    6
    (km/h)
    2
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    Wind direction WSW WSW WSW WSW SSW S W NNE WNW N W ENE SW ENE
    Relative humidity 43% 15% 52% 19% 53% 25% 71% 31% 72% 25% 68% 30% 73% 38%
    Dew point 2°C -1°C 5°C 1°C 4°C 3°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 13°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Palen Creek Rain Forecast


    Palen Creek 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    21
    22
    23
    24
    25
    26
    LOW
    27
    LOW
    28
    HIGH
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    31
    LOW
    Sep 1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    LOW
    6
    LOW
    7
    8
    9
    LOW
    10
    MEDIUM
    11
    12
    13
    LOW
    14
    15
    LOW
    16
    LOW
    17
    LOW
    18
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug20

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are three main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the southwest Indian Ocean, and New Zealand.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 25 August to 29 August, 6 September to 10 September, and 18 September to 22 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 25 August to 29 August, 29 August to 2 September, and 11 September to 15 September. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 25 August to 29 August, 31 August to 4 September, and 18 September to 22 September.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Palen Creek Rain Forecast


    Palen Creek 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    2019
    2020
    4
    4
    5
    4
    6
    5
    7
    6
    8
    7
    7
    4
    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 Aug 8

    ENSO status: Neutral IOD status: Positive Sea surface temperatures (SST's) continued a cooling trend over the central Pacific during July. The Nino3.4 index lingered at about 0.5 through the month of July. The Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -5.6 in July, which is now in neutral territory. Current consensus suggests warmer than average SSTs will remain across the equatorial Pacific Ocean through the austral spring, but well within neutral values. Although, six out of eight international models maintain a warmer than average Pacific Ocean through the remainder of 2019, none of these are reaching El Nino thresholds during the 2019/2020 summer. Moreover, the IRI ENSO forecast suggests less than 50% of another El Nino developing over the next 12 months. On the other hand, the Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) remains strongly positive. Six out of six international models maintain a positive event until mid-spring. The climate outlook for the four weeks left in winter and spring, favours average-to-below average rainfall across the southern half of Australia, in particular over the eastern half of the continent. During Positive IODs, central and southeastern Australia tend to see a reduction in rainfall during the end of winter and the first half of spring due to a reduction of moisture streaming from the northwest. SST's along the eastern seaboard remain significantly warmer than average (especially off NSW) maintaining a high risk of extreme weather events such as East Coast Lows (ECLs). These can bring intense periods of rainfall east of the Great Dividing Range, leading to flash flooding.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Palen Creek Rain Forecast


    Palen Creek 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    21
    22
    23
    24
    25
    26
    LOW
    27
    LOW
    28
    HIGH
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    31
    LOW
    Sep 1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    LOW
    6
    LOW
    7
    8
    9
    LOW
    10
    MEDIUM
    11
    12
    13
    LOW
    14
    15
    LOW
    16
    LOW
    17
    LOW
    18
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug20

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are three main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the southwest Indian Ocean, and New Zealand.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 25 August to 29 August, 6 September to 10 September, and 18 September to 22 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 25 August to 29 August, 29 August to 2 September, and 11 September to 15 September. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 25 August to 29 August, 31 August to 4 September, and 18 September to 22 September.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Palen Creek Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Friday
    Aug 16
    7.3 °C 25.9 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    Aug 17
    5.9 °C 28.1 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Aug 18
    7.2 °C 25.8 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Aug 19
    8.1 °C 27.8 °C
    0.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Aug 20
    6.6 °C 23 °C
    0.0 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Palen Creek minimum temp history (28.2637°S, 152.8193°E, 119m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 28.7° 18/08/2019 Coldest this month 5.7° 03/08/2019
    Hottest on record 35.9 24/08/2009 Coldest on record -1.4 15/08/2008
    Hottest this year 36.5° 13/02/2019 Coldest this year 2.3° 18/07/2019
    Long term average 22.4° Long term average 8.8°
    Average this month 23.7° Average this month 9.1°
    Hottest August On Record Avg. max. temp. 25.5° 2009 Coldest August on record Avg. min. temp. 5.7° 2008
    Palen Creek rainfall history (28.2637°S, 152.8193°E, 119m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 9.0mm 08/08/2019 Total This Month 10.5mm
    3.0 days
    Long Term Average 55.4mm 7.8 days Wettest August on record 255.0mm 2009
  15. Popup - Radar

  16. Year to Date

    Palen Creek Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Aug 1166.2mm 102.2 day(s)
    Total For 2019 548.7mm 70.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 594.1mm 73.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 57.0mm Jun26
    Lowest Temperature 2.3°C Jul18
    Highest Temperature 36.5°C Feb13
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Palen Creek Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 29.5 29.0 28.1 26.1 23.5 21.2 21.0 22.4 25.0 26.5 27.7 29.1 25.8
    Mean Min (°C) 19.7 19.6 18.3 15.6 12.6 9.9 8.5 8.8 11.5 14.1 16.7 18.5 14.5
    Mean Rain (mm) 211.4 220.6 224.5 154.4 132.6 105.5 61.8 55.4 41.4 104.1 124.7 168.9 1611.2
    Mean Rain Days 15.0 15.9 17.0 14.2 12.6 11.0 8.7 7.8 8.0 10.4 12.8 13.6 143.0