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Lemont (42.2946°S, 147.619°E, 378m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Windy with rain 13°
    windy with rain
    Chance of rain: 90%
    Likely amount: 5-10mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    6:28am EST 6:57am EST 5:31pm EST 6:00pm EST
    NOW
    6.7° Feels Like: 0.9°
    Relative Humidity: 78%
    Dew: 3.1°
    Wind: W 22km/h
    Gust: W 22km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure: 1005.9hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Lemont
    Now
    11.8°c
    Feels Like:
    6.2°
    Wind:
    W 22km/h
    Gusts:
    33km/h
    Humidity:
    59%
    Windy with rain
     
    Min
    13°
    Max
    Today in Lemont
    Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming W 40 to 60 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.
    Tomorrow
    Windy with showers
    Min
    Max
    Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 600 metres. Possible small hail in the south in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.
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  6. Warnings

    There are no current warnings for Lemont

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming W 40 to 60 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

    Forecast for Lemont (42.2946°S, 147.619°E, 378m AMSL)
      Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon
    Summary Windy with rain Windy with showers Clearing shower Sunny Late shower Showers increasing Showers increasing
    Minimum -1°
    Maximum 13° 13° 11° 10° 10°
    Chance of rain 90% 90% 40% 20% 50% 50% 70%
    Likely amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
    UV index Low Low Low Low - - -
    Frost risk Nil Moderate High Severe Slight High High
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 32
    (km/h)
    48
    (km/h)
    32
    (km/h)
    40
    (km/h)
    28
    (km/h)
    34
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    28
    (km/h)
    24
    (km/h)
    29
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    21
    (km/h)
    Wind direction W W WSW WSW SW SW NW WNW W W NW WNW W WSW
    Relative humidity 88% 72% 84% 66% 79% 59% 78% 61% 81% 60% 87% 60% 87% 65%
    Dew point 7°C 7°C 2°C 2°C -1°C 1°C 0°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 4°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Lemont Rain Forecast


    Lemont 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    HIGH
    21
    HIGH
    22
    HIGH
    23
    LOW
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    MEDIUM
    26
    MEDIUM
    27
    MEDIUM
    28
    LOW
    29
    HIGH
    30
    MEDIUM
    31
    LOW
    Sep 1
    LOW
    2
    LOW
    3
    HIGH
    4
    HIGH
    5
    LOW
    6
    MEDIUM
    7
    LOW
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    MEDIUM
    11
    HIGH
    12
    LOW
    13
    LOW
    14
    LOW
    15
    MEDIUM
    16
    MEDIUM
    17
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug19

    Issue Notes

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

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 28 August to 1 September, 1 September to 5 September, and 18 September to 22 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 17 August to 21 August. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 26 August to 30 August, 7 September to 11 September, and 18 September to 22 September.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Lemont Rain Forecast


    Lemont 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    2019
    2020
    6
    7
    5
    4
    6
    6
    6
    3
    1
    6
    8
    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

    Lemont Rain Forecast


    Lemont 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    HIGH
    21
    HIGH
    22
    HIGH
    23
    LOW
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    MEDIUM
    26
    MEDIUM
    27
    MEDIUM
    28
    LOW
    29
    HIGH
    30
    MEDIUM
    31
    LOW
    Sep 1
    LOW
    2
    LOW
    3
    HIGH
    4
    HIGH
    5
    LOW
    6
    MEDIUM
    7
    LOW
    8
    MEDIUM
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    MEDIUM
    11
    HIGH
    12
    LOW
    13
    LOW
    14
    LOW
    15
    MEDIUM
    16
    MEDIUM
    17
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug19

    Issue Notes

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

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 28 August to 1 September, 1 September to 5 September, and 18 September to 22 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 17 August to 21 August. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 26 August to 30 August, 7 September to 11 September, and 18 September to 22 September.

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  13. Past 5 Days

    Lemont Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Thursday
    Aug 15
    3.7 °C 13.9 °C
    0.0 mm
    Friday
    Aug 16
    4.5 °C 8.8 °C
    1.4 mm
    Saturday
    Aug 17
    -2.4 °C 9.9 °C
    1.2 mm
    Sunday
    Aug 18
    3.3 °C 13.2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Aug 19
    1.3 °C 7 °C
    2.0 mm
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  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Lemont minimum temp history (42.2946°S, 147.619°E, 378m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 13.9° 15/08/2019 Coldest this month -4.5° 09/08/2019
    Hottest on record 17.9 26/08/2004 Coldest on record -6.1 07/08/2010
    Hottest this year 33.6° 04/01/2019 Coldest this year -5.3° 24/06/2019
    Long term average 10.5° Long term average 1.9°
    Average this month 10.1° Average this month 0.8°
    Hottest August On Record Avg. max. temp. 11.5° 2006 Coldest August on record Avg. min. temp. 0.4° 2015
    Lemont rainfall history (42.2946°S, 147.619°E, 378m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 4.2mm 03/08/2019 Total This Month 19.4mm
    10.0 days
    Long Term Average 59.7mm 17.0 days Wettest August on record 123.4mm 2006
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  16. Year to Date

    Lemont Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Aug 399.5mm 111.3 day(s)
    Total For 2019 186.4mm 85.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 209.6mm 50.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 16.0mm Apr18
    Lowest Temperature -5.3°C Jun24
    Highest Temperature 33.6°C Jan 4
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  18. Climatology

    Lemont Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 21.7 21.3 19.3 15.4 12.3 10.0 9.5 10.5 12.6 14.6 17.2 19.5 15.4
    Mean Min (°C) 8.9 8.9 7.5 5.2 3.6 2.1 1.6 1.9 3.4 4.3 6.1 7.5 5.1
    Mean Rain (mm) 46.1 43.6 49.0 40.8 48.8 66.6 44.9 59.7 60.0 52.7 64.2 52.1 628.5
    Mean Rain Days 9.8 9.0 11.2 12.2 15.4 18.4 18.3 17.0 14.8 14.3 12.8 11.7 155.1