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Moranbah Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 19°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

22.0°C falling
Updated at 10:30 EST

Central Highlands for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Moranbah Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.0°C falling
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 22.0°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
ENE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1016.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:34 EST
Sunset sunset
18:12 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 24.0°C
Mackay 24.3°C
Proserpine Ap 22.5°C

Next 12 hours in Moranbah

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower
25°C

3pm

Shower
26°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

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National Forecast

Moranbah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 18°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 80% 40% 80% 30%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 19
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SE 11km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
E 11km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 94% 82% 89% 74% 77% 59% 78% 78% 81% 58% 71% 36% 62% 34%
Dew Point 21°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 13°C 17°C 13°C

Moranbah Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EST
sunrise
05:34 EST
sunset
18:12 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:51 EST
rise
Thu 05:13 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Moranbah Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
20°C - 1mm
Tue
Oct 17
19°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
18.5°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
18.3°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
18.7°C 28.7°C 22.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1403.2mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1848.4mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1362.8mm
104 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.8°C
7th
Lowest On Record
9.5°C
13th 1952
Average This Month
20.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.1°C
12th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
11th 1955
Average This Month
29.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
18th
Total This Month
52.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.2mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.4mm
1954
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1999
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Weather News

October rainfall records doubled in Queensland

10:23 EDT

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BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

22:08 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.