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Moranbah Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.0°C falling
Updated at 03:50 EST

Central Highlands for Monday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Moranbah Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.0°C falling
Dew Point 16.8°C falling
Feels Like 19.0°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.7°C
Mackay 25.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Moranbah

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
35°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Moranbah 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 35°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 36°C 37°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 20% 10% 5% 30%
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 20
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction E 20km/h
E
E 23km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 19km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 21km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 19km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 58% 25% 58% 26% 54% 27% 54% 24% 57% 24% 57% 27% 53% 23%
Dew Point 18°C 13°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 14°C 19°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 13°C

Moranbah Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 18:42 EST
rise
Tue 05:58 EST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Moranbah Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
19°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
18.8°C 37°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
17.6°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
18.9°C 35.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
17.9°C 34.0°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1619.7mm
132.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
2109.0mm
139 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1533.2mm
114 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.6°C
10th 1955
Average This Month
22.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
7th
Highest On Record
38.2°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
30.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
4th
Total This Month
61.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
132.8mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
669.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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