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Longreach Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_shower

Now

31.7°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EST

Central West for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers west of Longreach, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 30s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.7°C rising
Dew Point 19.1°C rising
Feels Like 33.2°C
Relative Humidity 47%
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NNE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 30.9°C
Hughenden Ap 30.8°C
Blackall 31.8°C
Richmond 30.8°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Late shower

Late shower
Maximum 36°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 37°C 36°C 37°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 20% 50% 50% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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
18
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NE 23km/h
NE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
SE 23km/h
SE
NE 21km/h
NE
SE 20km/h
SE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
E 27km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 60% 36% 37% 18% 39% 18% 34% 18% 46% 22% 47% 23% 45% 21%
Dew Point 21°C 19°C 15°C 11°C 16°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 16°C 12°C 16°C 11°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:23 EST
rise
Fri 03:45 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
Thu
Feb 23
24.3°C - 7.4mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.5°C 34.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
21.5°C 35.6°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

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

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
20th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
25.0°C
+2.5°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
39.9°C
+4.2°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
17th
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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