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23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.6°C falling
Updated at 02:20 EST

Central West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the northeast, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE early in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.6°C falling
Dew Point 8.2°C rising
Feels Like 21.6°C
Relative Humidity 42%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 20.5°C
Winton Ap 27.4°C
Hughenden Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12pm

Cloudy
34°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower
Maximum 37°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 40°C 39°C 39°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 20% 5% 20% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 23
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction E 23km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SE 21km/h
SE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 30% 24% 46% 31% 51% 28% 46% 21% 45% 18% 37% 17% 38% 16%
Dew Point 11°C 14°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 13°C 18°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 14°C 9°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:14 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:22 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:35 EST

moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
20.8°C 36°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
22.4°C 33.7°C 1.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
26.5°C 39.9°C 0.2mm
Fri
Feb 17
23.4°C 40.0°C 2.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
- 40.4°C -

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
158.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
63.0mm
9 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
25.3°C
+2.8°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
40.4°C
+4.7°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
17th
Total This Month
3.8mm
3 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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19:40 EDT

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14:35 EDT

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