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Falls Creek (36.8631°S, 147.2817°E, 1540m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TOMORROW
    Mostly sunny
    mostly sunny
    Chance of rain: 5%
    Likely amount: < 1mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    6:56am EST 7:25am EST 5:03pm EST 5:32pm EST
    NOW
    3.2° Feels Like: -4.3°
    Relative Humidity: 32%
    Dew: -11.9°
    Wind: N 22km/h
    Gust: N 22km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure: 1033.9hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Falls Creek
    Now
    1.0°c
    Feels Like:
    -3.2°
    Wind:
    NW 6km/h
    Gusts:
    7km/h
    Humidity:
    44%
    Mostly sunny
     
    Min
    Max
    Today in Falls Creek
    Sunny. Areas of fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.
    Tomorrow
    Mostly sunny
    Min
    Max
    Areas of fog and frost in the east in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Slight chance of a shower in the evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.
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  6. Warnings

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Sunny. Areas of fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

    Forecast for Falls Creek (36.8631°S, 147.2817°E, 1540m AMSL)
      Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
    Summary Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Heavy rain Snow showers Mostly cloudy Snow showers Clearing shower
    Minimum -2° -2° -2° -1°
    Maximum
    Chance of rain 5% 60% 90% 70% 50% 70% 50%
    Likely amount < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
    UV index - - - - - - -
    Frost risk High Moderate Moderate Severe Severe Severe Severe
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 11
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    24
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    15
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    8
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    Wind direction N N N N N N WNW WNW NNW NNW NNW NW WSW SW
    Relative humidity 86% 78% 93% 92% 97% 100% 98% 100% 97% 96% 94% 100% 87% 90%
    Dew point 0°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 3°C -2°C -0°C -3°C 0°C -2°C 2°C -1°C 1°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Falls Creek Rain Forecast


    Falls Creek 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    26
    27
    28
    MEDIUM
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    Jul 1
    LOW
    2
    MEDIUM
    3
    MEDIUM
    4
    MEDIUM
    5
    MEDIUM
    6
    MEDIUM
    7
    MEDIUM
    8
    LOW
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    HIGH
    11
    MEDIUM
    12
    LOW
    13
    MEDIUM
    14
    LOW
    15
    16
    17
    MEDIUM
    18
    19
    LOW
    20
    MEDIUM
    21
    LOW
    22
    LOW
    23
    MEDIUM
    24
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Jun26

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively slow moving in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the Indian Ocean, Western 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 1 July to 5 July, 7 July to 11 July, and 17 July to 21 July. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 1 July to 5 July, 19 July to 23 July, and 27 July to 31 July. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 2 July to 6 July, 7 July to 11 July, and 11 July to 15 July.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Falls Creek Rain Forecast


    Falls Creek 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    2019
    2020
    7
    5
    5
    5
    4
    5
    6
    6
    8
    7
    4
    3
    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 Jun 15

    ENSO status: Neutral (El Nino Watch) Sea surface temperatures (SST's) showed a slight warming during May, and remain significantly warmer than average across the equatorial Pacific. The Nino3.4 index lingered between 0.8 and 0.9 through the month of May. On the other hand, the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -0.9 in May, dropping back again into El Nino territory. Current consensus suggests an El Nino pattern across the Pacific Ocean will continue through winter and spring, with all eight international models maintaining a warmer than average Pacific Ocean through the remainder of 2019, with a 50-60% chance of an El Nino developing again later this year. The climate outlook for winter and early spring favours an overall below average rainfall outlook across southern Qld, NSW (mainly west of the Great Dividing Range), Vic, northeastern Tas and the southern SA and WA. A Positive IOD is now well established over the Indian Ocean, with five out of six international models exhibiting a moderate-to-strong event lasting until spring. During Positive IODs, central and southeastern Australia tend to see a reduction in rainfall amounts towards the second half of winter and first half of spring. SST's along the eastern seaboard remain warmer than average, increasing the risk of extreme weather events such as East Coast Lows (ECLs), which activity reaches its peak in early winter. These can bring intense periods of rainfall east of the Great Dividing Range, leading to flash flooding.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Falls Creek Rain Forecast


    Falls Creek 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    26
    27
    28
    MEDIUM
    29
    MEDIUM
    30
    LOW
    Jul 1
    LOW
    2
    MEDIUM
    3
    MEDIUM
    4
    MEDIUM
    5
    MEDIUM
    6
    MEDIUM
    7
    MEDIUM
    8
    LOW
    9
    MEDIUM
    10
    HIGH
    11
    MEDIUM
    12
    LOW
    13
    MEDIUM
    14
    LOW
    15
    16
    17
    MEDIUM
    18
    19
    LOW
    20
    MEDIUM
    21
    LOW
    22
    LOW
    23
    MEDIUM
    24
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Jun26

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has been relatively slow moving in recent weeks. There are six main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the Indian Ocean, Western 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 1 July to 5 July, 7 July to 11 July, and 17 July to 21 July. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 1 July to 5 July, 19 July to 23 July, and 27 July to 31 July. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 2 July to 6 July, 7 July to 11 July, and 11 July to 15 July.

  12. Popup - Daily historical

  13. Past 5 Days

    Falls Creek Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Saturday
    Jun 22
    -5.3 °C -1.8 °C
    0.4 mm
    Sunday
    Jun 23
    -5.2 °C -2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Jun 24
    -4.6 °C 5.8 °C
    0.0 mm
    Tuesday
    Jun 25
    0.4 °C 6.4 °C
    0.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Jun 26
    -0.7 °C 7 °C
    0.0 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Falls Creek minimum temp history (36.8631°S, 147.2817°E, 1540m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 11.7° 07/06/2019 Coldest this month -8.1° 20/06/2019
    Hottest on record 13.2 05/06/2002 Coldest on record -8.6 22/06/2007
    Hottest this year 28.2° 16/01/2019 Coldest this year -8.1° 20/06/2019
    Long term average 2.8° Long term average -1.6°
    Average this month 2.7° Average this month -2.1°
    Hottest June On Record Avg. max. temp. 4.6° 2008 Coldest June on record Avg. min. temp. -3.0° 2007
    Falls Creek rainfall history (36.8631°S, 147.2817°E, 1540m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 64.2mm 13/06/2019 Total This Month 189.6mm
    13.0 days
    Long Term Average 153.0mm 13.5 days Wettest June on record 473.6mm 2008
  15. Popup - Radar

  16. Year to Date

    Falls Creek Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Jun 678.0mm 63.0 day(s)
    Total For 2019 610.2mm 76.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 612.2mm 55.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 64.2mm Jun13
    Lowest Temperature -8.1°C Jun20
    Highest Temperature 28.2°C Jan16
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Falls Creek Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 17.7 17.3 14.3 9.7 6.0 2.8 1.1 1.9 4.9 9.2 12.6 15.1 9.4
    Mean Min (°C) 8.8 8.6 6.3 3.1 0.6 -1.6 -2.9 -2.6 -0.8 1.5 4.3 6.2 2.6
    Mean Rain (mm) 123.5 101.8 105.8 91.2 102.7 153.0 96.6 101.4 127.1 126.7 129.7 121.7 1378.1
    Mean Rain Days 10.1 9.5 10.1 9.5 10.3 13.5 13.9 14.0 13.3 12.3 11.5 10.5 125.9