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23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 38°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

23.5°C falling
Updated at 01:20 EST

Central West for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of gusty thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers south of Longreach, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h turning E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.5°C falling
Dew Point 15.0°C falling
Feels Like 23.5°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
ENE 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
18:54 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 21.7°C
Winton Ap 28.8°C
Hughenden Ap 24.2°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
31°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 01:13 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Queensland. Severe storms may produce hail greater than 2cm, winds stronger than 90km/h & flash flooding

National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 39°C 39°C 40°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 5% 20% 30% 40% 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 27
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NE 27km/h
NE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
NE 24km/h
NE
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
SE 19km/h
SE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
SE 19km/h
SE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
SE 14km/h
SE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 41% 22% 42% 22% 39% 19% 40% 20% 41% 20% 39% 21% 42% 21%
Dew Point 16°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 15°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 17°C 12°C 17°C 13°C 19°C 14°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
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:54 EST
last light
19:17 EST
moon
rise
Mon 06:35 EST
set
Mon 19:23 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
- 38°C -
Sat
Feb 25
21.5°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.1°C 39.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.3°C 35.6°C 7.4mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.5°C 34.4°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
158.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
76.4mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
164.4mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 13

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
20th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
24.9°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.6°C
18th 1983
Average This Month
39.7°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.4mm
23rd
Total This Month
11.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
79.7mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
243.8mm
1977
Driest On Record
6.2mm
1988
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