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25.64°S 149.80°E 206m AMSL

Miles Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 37°C
thunderstorms

Now

29.9°C falling
Updated at 23:08 EST

Central Highlands for Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the Carnarvon Ranges, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Miles

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.9°C falling
Dew Point 17.8°C rising
Feels Like 30.6°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
NNE 1km/h steady
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
04:58 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

Roma Ap 24.4°C
Thangool 23.9°C
Gayndah Ap 24.0°C

Next 12 hours in Miles

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
30°C

Central Highlands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Miles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Showers easing

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 40°C 37°C 33°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 90% 90% 70% 40% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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
15
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction N 20km/h
N
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
S 8km/h
S
N 14km/h
N
NW 12km/h
NW
W 12km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 43% 21% 48% 30% 57% 42% 78% 44% 53% 41% 62% 44% 58% 36%
Dew Point 18°C 13°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C

Miles Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:32 EST
sunrise
04:58 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
set
Tue 23:42 EST
rise
Wed 11:32 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Taroom Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
24.2°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
24.4°C 41.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
24.9°C 41.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
24.7°C 43.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
21.9°C 42.5°C 0.0mm

Taroom Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
664.4mm
61.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
445.3mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
501.5mm
74 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.0mm
Jun 20
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Dec 3

Taroom Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
23.5°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.0°C
25th 1972
Average This Month
41.9°C
+8.5°C
Long-term Average
33.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
90.4mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
380.9mm
1970
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1879
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