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23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 28°C
sunny

Now

19.1°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central West for Sunday Sunny. Morning frost. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon.
Monday Sunny. Morning frost in the southeast. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.1°C falling
Dew Point -9.9°C falling
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 18.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 17.3°C
Winton Ap 20.1°C
Hughenden Ap 21.7°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
14°C

12am

Clear
11°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Mostly clear
7°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 28°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Slight 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
16
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
NE 26km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
NE 7km/h
NE
W 11km/h
W
SE 10km/h
SE
WSW 9km/h
WSW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SE 23km/h
SE
S 20km/h
S
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 23% 11% 14% 8% 38% 13% 26% 14% 26% 16% 26% 15% 24% 18%
Dew Point -7°C -8°C -12°C -9°C 3°C 0°C -1°C 1°C 0°C 2°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 4°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Mon 06:05 EST
set
Mon 17:37 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 20
6.9°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
9.7°C 24°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
16.6°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
11.6°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
12.4°C 34.6°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
319.3mm
30.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
149.4mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
431.4mm
40 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.6°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
2nd 1977
Average This Month
9.3°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
8.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
16th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
22nd 2009
Average This Month
28.4°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
11.3mm
2.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
71.7mm
1966
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1949
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.