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23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.0°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EST

Central West for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Longreach early this evening. Light winds.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending S/SE in the middle of the day.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.0°C falling
Dew Point 12.5°C rising
Feels Like 15.0°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1023.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 13.9°C
Winton Ap 13.5°C
Hughenden Ap 15.8°C
Richmond 16.0°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
12°C

9am

Clear
17°C

12pm

Clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 1
Thu
Jul 2
Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 25°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 12°C 10°C 7°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 13
km/h
16
km/h
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km/h
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km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
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16
km/h
11
km/h
18
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14
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
S 21km/h
S
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 37% 66% 29% 49% 19% 49% 25% 57% 28% 55% 27% 49% 24%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 9°C 4°C 1°C -2°C 2°C 3°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 4°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:41 EST
sunrise
07:05 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Wed 05:49 EST
rise
Wed 17:10 EST
moon
Thu
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Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 30
17.6°C 25°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
15.0°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
14.6°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 27
9.8°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 26
10.0°C 21.7°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
310.8mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
120.0mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
102.0mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
26.2mm
Mar 10
Lowest Temperature
3.6°C
Jun 4
Highest Temperature
43.3°C
Mar 1

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-2.9°C
6th 1982
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
7.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
34.0°C
19th 1996
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
23.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.6mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.0mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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