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Utakarra (28.7794°S, 114.6553°E, 26m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Cloudy 10° 18°
    Chance of rain: 20%
    Likely amount: < 1mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    5:49am WST 6:13am WST 6:17pm WST 6:40pm WST
    NOW
    14.3° Feels Like: 7.7°
    Relative Humidity: 46%
    Dew: 2.9°
    Wind: SW 26km/h
    Gust: 32km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.2mm
    Pressure: 1017.5hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Utakarra
    Now
    15.3°c
    Feels Like:
    8.0°
    Wind:
    SW 32km/h
    Gusts:
    37km/h
    Humidity:
    51%
    Cloudy
     
    10°
    Min
    18°
    Max
    Today in Utakarra
    Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the south in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.
    Tomorrow
    Mostly sunny
    10°
    Min
    19°
    Max
    Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.
  4. Radar

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  6. Warnings

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the south in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

    Forecast for Utakarra (28.7794°S, 114.6553°E, 26m AMSL)
      Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    Summary Cloudy Mostly sunny Sunny Sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Possible shower
    Minimum 10° 10° 10° 15° 13° 12°
    Maximum 18° 19° 23° 29° 29° 23° 22°
    Chance of rain 20% 10% 5% 20% 20% 90% 50%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
    UV index High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 25
    (km/h)
    30
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    23
    (km/h)
    28
    (km/h)
    16
    (km/h)
    28
    (km/h)
    31
    (km/h)
    17
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    21
    (km/h)
    31
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SW SW ESE SW E S ENE ENE NE NW NNW WNW NW WNW
    Relative humidity 55% 50% 68% 51% 66% 45% 39% 20% 39% 55% 77% 67% 73% 63%
    Dew point 7°C 7°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 6°C 3°C 10°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 13°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Utakarra Rain Forecast


    Utakarra 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    LOW
    21
    22
    23
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    HIGH
    26
    27
    28
    29
    LOW
    30
    LOW
    Oct 1
    2
    3
    4
    LOW
    5
    6
    7
    8
    9
    10
    11
    12
    LOW
    13
    MEDIUM
    14
    MEDIUM
    15
    16
    17
    LOW
    18
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Sep19

    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 Indian Ocean, eastern Australia, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 7 October to 11 October, 12 October to 16 October, and 19 October to 23 October. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 26 September to 30 September, and 17 October to 21 October. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 26 September to 30 September, 2 October to 6 October, and 12 October to 16 October.

    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

    Utakarra Rain Forecast


    Utakarra 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    Aug
    2020
    2021
    4
    6
    6
    8
    7
    9
    7
    5
    6
    2
    4
    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 Sep 9

    ENSO status: La Niña Alert IOD status: Negative SAM status: Negative trending positive Sea surface temperatures (SSTs) across the equatorial central Pacific have continued to cool through August, with the Nino3.4 index registering a value of -0.5. The Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of 9.8 in the same month, a significant increase compared to July, tipping over the La Niña threshold of +7. The current outlook suggests that cooler than average SSTs will continue across the equatorial pacific during the Austral spring, with a high chance of a weak La Niña forming. All eight international models continue to suggest further cooling during spring, with three of these indicating La Niña conditions in September. A further two exceeding the La Niña threshold in October, with six of the eight indicating La Niña by November. The current International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) outlook suggests a 57:41 chance for La Niña:Neutral conditions by the end of the Australspring. To the west of Australia, the Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) has shifted into a negative phase. Four of the six international models indicate a negative IOD to be sustained for the duration of the Austral spring, with the remaining two indicating a neutral phase. Both of the models that indicate a neutral phase trend towards the negative side of neutral. In terms of precipitation over Australia, the current short term outlook favours above average rainfall over the interior over the remainder of the first month of spring, particularly eastern WA and the Kimberley, western NT and western SA Above average rainfall is also favoured, although not as pronounced, over inland NSW and QLD and parts of the NSW and VIC coastal area. Drier than average conditions are expected across western WA as well as parts of northern coastal QLD and parts of the southeast. The remainder of spring is then likely to be wetter than average for NSW, QLD, VIC, SA, TAS, the NT and eastern WA, whilst drier than averageconditions look to persist further west. There are then indications of increased rainfall over WA toward the end of spring and into early summer, with the eastern two thirds of the country remaining wetter than average.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Utakarra Rain Forecast


    Utakarra 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    LOW
    21
    22
    23
    24
    MEDIUM
    25
    HIGH
    26
    27
    28
    29
    LOW
    30
    LOW
    Oct 1
    2
    3
    4
    LOW
    5
    6
    7
    8
    9
    10
    11
    12
    LOW
    13
    MEDIUM
    14
    MEDIUM
    15
    16
    17
    LOW
    18
    MEDIUM
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Sep19

    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 Indian Ocean, eastern Australia, and the Atlantic Ocean.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 7 October to 11 October, 12 October to 16 October, and 19 October to 23 October. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 26 September to 30 September, and 17 October to 21 October. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 26 September to 30 September, 2 October to 6 October, and 12 October to 16 October.

    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

    Utakarra Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Tuesday
    Sep 15
    9.7 °C 25.1 °C
    0.0 mm
    Wednesday
    Sep 16
    13.3 °C 22.8 °C
    0.0 mm
    Thursday
    Sep 17
    9.7 °C 24.7 °C
    0.0 mm
    Friday
    Sep 18
    4.9 °C 25.6 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    Sep 19
    9.3 °C 20.7 °C
    1.6 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Utakarra minimum temp history (28.7794°S, 114.6553°E, 26m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 31.9° 14/09/2020 Coldest this month 4.9° 18/09/2020
    Hottest on record 36.1 29/09/2010 Coldest on record 1.2 11/09/2004
    Hottest this year 44.8° 03/02/2020 Coldest this year 4.8° 24/07/2020
    Long term average 22.0° Long term average 9.2°
    Average this month 22.6° Average this month 9.6°
    Hottest September On Record Avg. max. temp. 24.7° 1987 Coldest September on record Avg. min. temp. 7.3° 1967
    Utakarra rainfall history (28.7794°S, 114.6553°E, 26m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 6.6mm 07/09/2020 Total This Month 12.2mm
    5.0 days
    Long Term Average 32.5mm 10.3 days Wettest September on record 80.8mm 1958
    Driest on record 5.4mm 2010
  15. Popup - Radar

    Weather Radar for WA

  16. Year to Date

    Utakarra Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Sep 411.1mm 75.6 day(s)
    Total For 2020 262.6mm 67.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2019 244.4mm 46.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 29.2mm Jul17
    Lowest Temperature 4.8°C Jul24
    Highest Temperature 44.8°C Feb 3
  17. Popup - Monthly historical

  18. Climatology

    Climate History

    Utakarra Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 31.7 32.6 31.0 27.7 24.1 20.9 19.6 20.1 22.0 24.5 27.2 29.6 25.9
    Mean Min (°C) 18.4 19.2 17.9 15.4 12.9 10.9 9.4 8.9 9.2 11.0 13.9 16.4 13.6
    Mean Rain (mm) 5.8 11.3 16.1 23.4 69.2 98.3 90.3 64.2 32.5 19.6 9.5 5.5 444.4
    Mean Rain Days 1.8 2.2 2.8 6.0 10.2 13.9 15.1 13.3 10.3 6.9 4.0 2.2 86.5