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22.51°S 144.65°E 231m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 24°C
sunny

Now

12.8°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EST

Central West for Thursday Clear. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Longreach Ap

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Temperature 12.8°C falling
Dew Point -4.0°C falling
Feels Like 11.2°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
S 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 9.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:59 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 14.0°C
Hughenden Ap 14.0°C
Blackall 10.0°C
Richmond 13.6°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
11°C

6am

Clear
8°C

9am

Clear
16°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 27°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 11°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 70% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 29
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 29km/h
SSE
S 24km/h
S
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
SE 20km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 31% 15% 37% 18% 36% 20% 42% 22% 43% 24% 46% 26% 45% 31%
Dew Point -1°C -4°C 2°C 1°C 5°C 5°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 10°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:13 EST
set
Fri 19:44 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
11.9°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
19.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
16.6°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
17.2°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
17.1°C 32.6°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
249.8mm
21.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
140.6mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
188.0mm
17 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
10.2°C
Apr 1
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 13

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
1st
Lowest On Record
2.9°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
16.0°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
39.6°C
12th 2003
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.5mm
2.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
313.8mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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