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Longreach Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

36.6°C rising
Updated at 10:20 EST

Central West for Thursday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the southeast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.6°C rising
Dew Point 17.4°C falling
Feels Like 37.7°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 20.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EST
Sunset sunset
19:15 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 34.3°C
Winton Ap 36.4°C
Hughenden Ap 32.2°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
38°C

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
34°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 14:07 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Bulloo River

Qld - Wed 10:55 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Thomson and Barcoo Rivers

National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 41°C 40°C 41°C 38°C 36°C 37°C 38°C
Minimum 24°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 80% 80% 40% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 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 15
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
31
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 15km/h
NW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
S 10km/h
S
NE 31km/h
NE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 40% 25% 41% 28% 39% 30% 50% 37% 53% 36% 53% 37% 50% 29%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 17°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:28 EST
sunrise
05:52 EST
sunset
19:15 EST
last light
19:39 EST
moon
set
Thu 11:54 EST
rise
Thu 23:58 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
24°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
24.0°C 39°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
26.1°C 37.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
24.4°C 38.2°C 0.6mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.4°C 35.4°C 10.8mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
78.9mm
7.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
16.4mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
62.8mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
10.8mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Jan 13

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
4th 1970
Average This Month
24.3°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
47.3°C
28th 1990
Average This Month
37.3°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
37.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
15th
Total This Month
16.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.9mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
420.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1952
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Weather News

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10:49 EDT

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Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

10:15 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to effect the area within days.

Severe winds lash Mudgee, causing mass power outage, damage to cars and buildings

08:09 EDT

Residents have described chaotic scenes in the streets of Mudgee as the town was battered by damaging winds today.