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23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.5°C falling
Updated at 22:30 EST

Central West for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NW in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.5°C falling
Dew Point 2.9°C falling
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 15.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 21.0°C
Winton Ap 24.1°C
Hughenden Ap 23.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 22:31 EST
for People in Parts of Scenic Rim and Gold Coast Council Areas

Weatherpulse

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 26
Thu
Sep 27
Fri
Sep 28
Sat
Sep 29
Sun
Sep 30
Mon
Oct 1
Tue
Oct 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 20% 20% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Extreme Very High Very 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 28
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
33
km/h
16
km/h
34
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NE 28km/h
NE
N 8km/h
N
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNE 27km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 27km/h
NE
W 8km/h
W
E 24km/h
E
S 12km/h
S
ENE 33km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 34km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 39% 20% 37% 17% 30% 15% 33% 16% 30% 16% 40% 21% 44% 18%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 6°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
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
18:20 EST
last light
18:43 EST
moon
set
Thu 07:31 EST
rise
Thu 20:17 EST
moon
Tue
Oct 2
moon
Tue
Oct 9
moon
Wed
Oct 17
moon
Thu
Oct 25

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 26
- 32°C -
Tue
Sep 25
- - -
Mon
Sep 24
14.6°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 23
13.4°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 22
8.7°C 29.5°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
331.4mm
33.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
173.6mm
20 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
149.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
0.4°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 14

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.7°C
5th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
10th 1976
Average This Month
11.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.3°C
15th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
30.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
12.1mm
2.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
130.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1952
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