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Gladstone Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.8°C rising
Updated at 14:40 EST

Capricornia for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Gladstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.8°C rising
Dew Point 21.2°C falling
Feels Like 32.5°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ENE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Gladstone Ap 28.6°C
Thangool 32.1°C
Rockhampton Ap 31.3°C
Yeppoon 27.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Gladstone

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Clear
25°C

Capricornia Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Gladstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 30% 30% 50% 30% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 16
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
E 26km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 59% 52% 63% 55% 56% 52% 61% 53% 61% 56% 59% 55% 63% 53%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 20°C

Gladstone Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:37 EST
sunrise
05:02 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
19:03 EST
moon
set
Sat 16:50 EST
rise
Sun 04:12 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Gladstone Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
22°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.8°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.7°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.9°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
21.1°C 30.4°C 0.0mm

Gladstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
905.9mm
99.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
980.4mm
69 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
951.6mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.4mm
Oct 18
Lowest Temperature
9.4°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
38.7°C
Mar 6

Gladstone Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
12.4°C
6th 1995
Average This Month
21.9°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
6th
Highest On Record
39.8°C
8th 1981
Average This Month
30.3°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.6mm
4th
Total This Month
45.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
129.5mm
10.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
508.9mm
1962
Driest On Record
2.8mm
1972
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