"Mayrung", Bellata

Latest Temp

24.8°C

18/02/19 (06:00am)
Planting Forecast What's this?

112 DD

Good

• Planting can begin when temperatures reach 14°C at 8 am for three consecutive days.
• Planting can begin when there is a rising plain of temperature forecasted above 14°C for the next 7 days.
Interpreting the Planting Forecast

The planting forecast guide provides an indication of the potential day degree accumulation based upon the proceeding 7 day forecast.

< 30 DD Very Poor
< 60 DD Poor / Caution Warrants caution as a delay in emergence is likely and may impact upon germination percentages and/or exacerbate seedling disease or soil insect attack. Management intervention is encouraged.
61 - 80 DD Adequate Considered adequate however ensure other planting parameters and conditions are ideal. Cotton will likely take greater than 7 days to emerge.
> 81 DD Good In excess of 81 DD is considered as the requirement for ideal germination and emergence.

This is a guide only to assist growers and consultants of conditions and enable adjustments to planting rates to compensate if the need requires, it is not intended as a accurate tool as it is based on third party temperature forecast and should be utilised solely as a guide to refine the decision making process.
Mon 18, Feb Tue 19, Feb Wed 20, Feb Thu 21, Feb Fri 22, Feb Sat 23, Feb Sun 24, Feb
Maximum 36.6°C 39.2°C 39.0°C 35.6°C 33.4°C 31.7°C 32.0°C
Minimum 20.6°C 22.5°C 24.3°C 23.1°C 20.3°C 16.6°C 16.4°C

• Planting can begin when temperatures reach 14°C at 8 am for three consecutive days.
• Planting can begin when there is a rising plain of temperature forecasted above 14°C for the next 7 days.