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Environmental Data

The below information is supplied by Weatherzone and based on data from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. It shows a 7 day weather forecast for Gulgong, situated 25 kilometres from the Moolarben Coal Complex.

Gulgong - 7 Day Weather Forecast1

  Sun Aug 25 Mon Aug 26 Tue Aug 27 Wed Aug 28 Thu Aug 29 Fri Aug 30 Sat Aug 31
Frost then sunny Frost patches morning. Sunny afternoon. NW/SW winds Showers increasing Morning fog patches. Showers, mostly later. NE/SE winds Clearing shower Morning fog patches. Clearing shower. NE/SE winds Fog then sunny Morning fog patches morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. S/SW winds Frost then sunny Frost patches. SW winds Snow tending to rain Morning frost patches. Snow tending to rain early. S'ly winds Clearing shower Morning frost patches. Clearing shower. SE/SW winds
Maximum 22°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 14°C 16°C 20°C
Minimum 0°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 0°C -2°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 40% 20% 40% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
Frost Risk High Slight Slight Slight High Severe Severe
  09:00 15:00 09:00 15:00 09:00 15:00 09:00 15:00 09:00 15:00 09:00 15:00 09:00 15:00
Wind Speed 6 km/h 14 km/h 11 km/h 8 km/h 14 km/h 12 km/h 7 km/h 15 km/h 13 km/h 16 km/h 14 km/h 14 km/h 6 km/h 7 km/h
Wind Direction 6 km/h WNW
WNW
14 km/h W
W
11 km/h E
E
8 km/h E
E
14 km/h E
E
12 km/h E
E
7 km/h SSW
SSW
15 km/h WSW
WSW
13 km/h SW
SW
16 km/h SW
SW
14 km/h SSE
SSE
14 km/h SSE
SSE
6 km/h ESE
ESE
7 km/h SSW
SSW
Relative Humidity 45% 29% 77% 50% 81% 55% 79% 45% 67% 54% 65% 53% 64% 41%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 7°C 6°C 2°C 5°C 2°C 6°C 4°C 6°C

1: Information supplied by Weatherzone based on data from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Air Quality (PM10)1

Site ID Average Reading for 24 hour period 24 August 2019
TEOM 6 36.80 (µg/m³)
TEOM 1 19.60 (µg/m³)
TEOM 4 29.80 (µg/m³)
TEOM 7 32.90 (µg/m³)

1: particle matter, 10 micron or less in size