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Miles Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 11°C
sunny

Now

29.0°C rising
Updated at 14:00 EST

Central Highlands for Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Miles

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.0°C rising
Dew Point 2.2°C rising
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
SSW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1013.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 25.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Gayndah Ap 31.6°C
Thangool 30.7°C
Roma Ap 29.5°C
Kingaroy Ap 28.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Miles

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
20°C

12am

Clear
16°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Miles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1
Wed
May 2

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy
Maximum 30°C 28°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 11°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 11
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SW 11km/h
SW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
S 9km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 11km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
Relative Humidity 39% 21% 43% 24% 56% 28% 55% 28% 56% 30% 59% 35% 64% 42%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 11°C

Miles Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
rise
Thu 15:21 EST
set
Fri 03:19 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Taroom Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 26
11.2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 25
10.0°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
10.6°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
12.4°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
14.6°C 29.9°C 2.0mm

Taroom Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
284.8mm
23.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
431.8mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
258.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.4mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
10.0°C
Apr 5
Highest Temperature
41.9°C
Feb 11

Taroom Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
28th 1978
Average This Month
14.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.1°C
17th
Highest On Record
36.9°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
31.0°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
21st
Total This Month
16.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.4mm
3.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
197.8mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1878
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