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23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 32°C
sunny

Now

19.6°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Central West for Monday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.3°C steady
Feels Like 19.6°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
S 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1014.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:31 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 20.0°C
Winton Ap 19.0°C
Hughenden Ap 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
17°C

6am

Clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 34°C 36°C 39°C 41°C 41°C 40°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 40% 50% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
E 18km/h
E
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
N 26km/h
N
WNW 20km/h
WNW
E 16km/h
E
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NNE 17km/h
NNE
W 16km/h
W
NE 18km/h
NE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 30% 16% 28% 15% 41% 18% 34% 14% 21% 11% 19% 11% 26% 18%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 14°C 9°C 13°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 13°C 12°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:21 EST
sunrise
05:44 EST
sunset
18:31 EST
last light
18:54 EST
moon
rise
Mon 08:05 EST
set
Mon 21:30 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
12.0°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 21
18.8°C 28.0°C 13.6mm
Fri
Oct 20
22.1°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 19
21.2°C 34.1°C 1.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
19.0°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
352.9mm
37.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
168.2mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
592.0mm
56 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 13

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
4th 1981
Average This Month
20.4°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.5°C
11th
Highest On Record
43.8°C
20th 2002
Average This Month
33.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
34.0°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
21st
Total This Month
18.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.5mm
3.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
136.6mm
1949
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1966
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