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Basket Range (34.9398°S, 138.765°E, 440m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Mostly sunny 14°
    mostly sunny
    Chance of rain: 60%
    Likely amount: < 1mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    6:22am CST 6:48am CST 5:48pm CST 6:14pm CST
    NOW
    8.3° Feels Like: 7.4°
    Relative Humidity: 98%
    Dew: 8.0°
    Wind: S 2km/h
    Gust: S 2km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure:  
  3. Today Weather

    Basket Range
    Now
    11.0°c
    Feels Like:
    7.7°
    Wind:
    SSW 13km/h
    Gusts:
    20km/h
    Humidity:
    74%
    Mostly sunny
     
    Min
    14°
    Max
    Today in Basket Range
    Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.
    Tomorrow
    Sunny
    Min
    17°
    Max
    The chance of fog in the early morning and early frost patches in the north. Sunny day. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.
  4. Radar

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  6. Warnings

    There are no current warnings for Basket Range

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

    Forecast for Basket Range (34.9398°S, 138.765°E, 440m AMSL)
      Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
    Summary Mostly sunny Sunny Late shower Possible shower Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum
    Maximum 14° 17° 17° 12° 13° 14° 15°
    Chance of rain 60% 10% 70% 20% 30% 30% 50%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
    UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - -
    Frost risk Nil Slight Nil Slight Slight Slight Slight
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 11
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    21
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    4
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    Wind direction WSW SW N NNW NW WSW SSW SSW SW SSW NE WSW NW W
    Relative humidity 84% 74% 77% 55% 63% 75% 73% 63% 75% 64% 75% 60% 72% 61%
    Dew point 8°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 11°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Basket Range Rain Forecast


    Basket Range 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    22
    23
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    26
    27
    LOW
    28
    MEDIUM
    29
    LOW
    30
    31
    MEDIUM
    Sep 1
    MEDIUM
    2
    HIGH
    3
    MEDIUM
    4
    LOW
    5
    6
    7
    LOW
    8
    LOW
    9
    10
    LOW
    11
    MEDIUM
    12
    LOW
    13
    MEDIUM
    14
    MEDIUM
    15
    LOW
    16
    MEDIUM
    17
    HIGH
    18
    LOW
    19
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug22

    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 the southwest Indian Ocean, the 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 31 August to 4 September, 12 September to 16 September, and 25 September to 29 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 25 September to 29 September. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 30 August to 3 September, 11 September to 15 September, and 24 September to 28 September.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Basket Range Rain Forecast


    Basket Range 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    2019
    2020
    6
    6
    5
    5
    6
    5
    6
    7
    5
    4
    9
    6
    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

    Basket Range Rain Forecast


    Basket Range 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    22
    23
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    26
    27
    LOW
    28
    MEDIUM
    29
    LOW
    30
    31
    MEDIUM
    Sep 1
    MEDIUM
    2
    HIGH
    3
    MEDIUM
    4
    LOW
    5
    6
    7
    LOW
    8
    LOW
    9
    10
    LOW
    11
    MEDIUM
    12
    LOW
    13
    MEDIUM
    14
    MEDIUM
    15
    LOW
    16
    MEDIUM
    17
    HIGH
    18
    LOW
    19
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug22

    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 the southwest Indian Ocean, the 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 31 August to 4 September, 12 September to 16 September, and 25 September to 29 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 25 September to 29 September. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 30 August to 3 September, 11 September to 15 September, and 24 September to 28 September.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Basket Range Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Sunday
    Aug 18
    4.0 °C 4.9 °C
    8.4 mm
    Monday
    Aug 19
    1.0 °C 7.2 °C
    18.2 mm
    Tuesday
    Aug 20
    4.2 °C 8.4 °C
    2.2 mm
    Wednesday
    Aug 21
    6.8 °C 10 °C
    8.2 mm
    Thursday
    Aug 22
    6 °C -
    0.8 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Basket Range minimum temp history (34.9398°S, 138.765°E, 440m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 17.7° 05/08/2019 Coldest this month -0.5° 13/08/2019
    Hottest on record 27.2 30/08/2007 Coldest on record -3.6 08/08/1963
    Hottest this year 44.5° 24/01/2019 Coldest this year -1.7° 23/06/2019
    Long term average 14.3° Long term average 5.2°
    Average this month 13.6° Average this month 5.4°
    Hottest August On Record Avg. max. temp. 17.9° 1982 Coldest August on record Avg. min. temp. 3.3° 1994
    Basket Range rainfall history (34.9398°S, 138.765°E, 440m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 38.2mm 09/08/2019 Total This Month 92.4mm
    15.0 days
    Long Term Average 101.1mm 17.4 days Wettest August on record 243.5mm 1982
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  16. Year to Date

    Basket Range Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Aug 528.7mm 93.4 day(s)
    Total For 2019 425.7mm 99.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 441.4mm 102.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 44.5mm Jun12
    Lowest Temperature -1.7°C Jun23
    Highest Temperature 44.5°C Jan24
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Basket Range Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 27.4 27.2 24.6 20.8 16.8 14.1 13.1 14.3 16.7 19.7 22.9 25.1 20.2
    Mean Min (°C) 12.3 12.3 10.8 8.6 7.0 5.4 4.8 5.2 6.2 7.5 9.2 10.9 8.3
    Mean Rain (mm) 25.2 25.2 30.2 57.7 83.0 99.9 106.4 101.1 85.7 65.0 40.0 35.1 752.0
    Mean Rain Days 5.7 5.0 7.1 10.7 14.1 16.2 17.2 17.4 14.6 12.6 8.8 7.3 133.0