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Moranbah Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

33.2°C rising
Updated at 10:30 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, most likely this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Moranbah Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.2°C rising
Dew Point 15.7°C rising
Feels Like 33.1°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1014.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:40 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 30.5°C
Mackay 30.8°C

Next 12 hours in Moranbah

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
38°C

3pm

Mostly clear
41°C

6pm

Clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
30°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Moranbah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 3
Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 41°C 40°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 22°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 10% 5% 10% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 14km/h
NNW
E 16km/h
E
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NE 13km/h
NE
E 21km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
E 21km/h
E
NE 15km/h
NE
NE 19km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 40% 14% 49% 20% 47% 20% 49% 22% 50% 22% 49% 22% 50% 25%
Dew Point 17°C 9°C 18°C 13°C 18°C 12°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 15°C

Moranbah Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:51 EST
sunrise
05:16 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Sat 21:35 EST
rise
Sun 09:01 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Moranbah Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 3
22°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
22.5°C 41°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
19.7°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
19.1°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 29
17.7°C 35.7°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1625.9mm
133.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1463.0mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
799.4mm
114 Day(s)
Wettest Day
117.6mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
5.7°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Feb 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.6°C
10th 1955
Average This Month
20.0°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
38.2°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
33.2°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
135.7mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
669.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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