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  1. Lightning Ridge Local Weather

    29.43°S, 147.98°E

    Now in Lightning Ridge

    Updated at 15:10 EST

    18.0 °C

    Feels like 11.8 °C
    Dew Point
    0.6 °C
    Gusts
    26km/h
    Relative Humidity
    31%
    Pressure
    1021.8hPa
    Wind
    SW 22km/h
    Rainfall
    0.0mm

    Lightning Ridge Sunday Forecast

    Sunny
    Sunny
    8 °C
    17 °C
    5%
    < 1mm
    Lightning Ridge for Sunday
    Sunny. The chance of frost in the S early this morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.
    Fire Danger
    Moderate

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  3. Lightning Ridge 48 HOUR FORECAST

    TEMP WIND RAIN CHANCE
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  5. 7 day forecast

    Today: Sunny. The chance of frost in the S early this morning. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.

    Forecast for Lightning Ridge (29.4278°S, 147.979°E, 148m AMSL)
      Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    Summary Sunny Sunny Sunny Mostly sunny Sunny Mostly cloudy Mostly cloudy
    Minimum 10° 12°
    Maximum 17° 17° 20° 20° 20° 20° 21°
    Chance of rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
    Fire Danger Rating Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - -
    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 15
    (km/h)
    20
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    18
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    5
    (km/h)
    9
    (km/h)
    7
    (km/h)
    Wind direction SSW SW SSW SW SSE SE SE SSW SSE S E SE E ESE
    Relative humidity 60% 36% 64% 45% 69% 39% 73% 41% 68% 38% 67% 41% 67% 43%
    Dew point 4°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 8°C
  6. Sunrise and sunset times

    Sunrise / Sunset for Lightning Ridge (29.4278°S, 147.979°E, 148m AMSL)
    First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon rise Moon set Moon phase Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
    6:20am EST 6:45am EST 5:19pm EST 5:44pm EST 2:44pm EST 2:31am EST Waxing gibbous Full moon May 23 Last quarter May 31 New moon Jun 06 First quarter Jun 14
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    There is no current data for Lightning Ridge

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  10. Lightning Ridge Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Wednesday
    May 15
    10.8 °C 25.4 °C
    0.0 mm
    Thursday
    May 16
    11.3 °C 24.9 °C
    0.0 mm
    Friday
    May 17
    12.5 °C 24.2 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    May 18
    10.4 °C 18.5 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    May 19
    6.4 °C -
    0.0 mm
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  11. Almanac


    Lightning Ridge minimum temp history (29.4278°S, 147.979°E, 148m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 26.5° 02/05/2024 Coldest this month 9.6° 07/05/2024
    Hottest on record 32.0 03/05/2007 Coldest on record 0.0 31/05/2006
    Hottest this year 43.2° 26/01/2024 Coldest this year 9.4° 11/04/2024
    Long term average 23.1° Long term average 9.1°
    Average this month 23.4° Average this month 12.4°
    Hottest May On Record Avg. max. temp. 25.1° 2007 Coldest May on record Avg. min. temp. 6.5° 2012
    Lightning Ridge rainfall history (29.4278°S, 147.979°E, 148m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 36.8mm 04/05/2024 Total This Month 61.7mm
    6.0 days
    Long Term Average 24.1mm 4.0 days Wettest May on record 86.3mm 2007
    Driest on record 0.0mm 2018
  12. Lightning Ridge Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To May 193.0mm 23.0 day(s)
    Total For 2024 301.9mm 25.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2023 76.4mm 9.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 136.8mm Jan30
    Lowest Temperature 9.4°C Apr11
    Highest Temperature 43.2°C Jan26