Longreach Weather


23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

37.3°C falling
Updated at 13:10 EST

Central West for Monday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 41.

Currently at Longreach Ap

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Temperature 37.3°C falling
Dew Point 17.3°C falling
Feels Like 38.2°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
NNW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 18.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 36.3°C
Winton Ap 38.1°C
Hughenden Ap 34.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly clear
34°C

12am

Mostly clear
31°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 10:58 EST
Minor Flood Warning for Cooper Creek and the Lower Thomson River

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 18
Tue
Feb 19
Wed
Feb 20
Thu
Feb 21
Fri
Feb 22
Sat
Feb 23
Sun
Feb 24

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 41°C 43°C 42°C 39°C 39°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 28°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 15
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction N 15km/h
N
WSW 11km/h
WSW
NW 21km/h
NW
SW 22km/h
SW
S 24km/h
S
SW 28km/h
SW
S 28km/h
S
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSE 27km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 48% 24% 31% 10% 20% 12% 17% 13% 23% 20% 46% 35% 49% 35%
Dew Point 20°C 17°C 15°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 12°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 18°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:25 EST
moon
rise
Mon 18:00 EST
set
Tue 05:21 EST
moon
Wed
Feb 20
moon
Tue
Feb 26
moon
Thu
Mar 7
moon
Thu
Mar 14

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 18
23.6°C - 1.2mm
Sun
Feb 17
25.7°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 16
25.2°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 15
17.9°C 38.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 14
21.8°C 35.9°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
155.9mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
100.2mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
67.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
58.8mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
17.9°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
42.4°C
Jan 24

Longreach Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
21.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
13th 2017
Average This Month
33.2°C
-2.7°C
Long-term Average
35.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
58.8mm
6th
Total This Month
80.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.2mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
243.8mm
1977
Driest On Record
6.2mm
1988
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