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Longreach Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 33°C
possible_shower

Now

25.2°C rising
Updated at 07:20 EST

Central West for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers north of Longreach, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the northwest during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.2°C rising
Dew Point 19.2°C rising
Feels Like 26.2°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:58 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 22.7°C
Blackall 24.2°C
Hughenden Ap 22.8°C
Richmond 22.5°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

9am

Rain
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Cloudy
32°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 37°C 36°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 5% 10% 70% 70% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 17
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NE 17km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
SE 22km/h
SE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
SE 19km/h
SE
NE 21km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 58% 56% 57% 35% 41% 20% 38% 18% 34% 18% 42% 21% 44% 20%
Dew Point 20°C 23°C 20°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 16°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 16°C 11°C 15°C 10°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:58 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:35 EST
rise
Thu 02:51 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
Tue
Feb 21
21.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
20.8°C 35.7°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

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
25.1°C
+2.6°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
40.2°C
+4.5°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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