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Longreach Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 25°C
sunny

Now

19.1°C steady
Updated at 21:40 EST

Central West for Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of light frost in the southeast early this morning. Slight chance of a shower during the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the southeast in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.1°C steady
Dew Point 7.5°C steady
Feels Like 19.1°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 18.8°C
Blackall 18.2°C
Hughenden Ap 20.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 19
Fri
Jul 20
Sat
Jul 21
Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24
Wed
Jul 25

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 25°C 22°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 24km/h
ENE
NNE 23km/h
NNE
SSW 25km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 54% 33% 33% 19% 36% 14% 32% 17% 36% 19% 42% 19% 40% 20%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 1°C 0°C -3°C -6°C -4°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 4°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:39 EST
sunrise
07:03 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
set
Fri 00:18 EST
rise
Fri 12:23 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11
moon
Sat
Aug 18

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 19
9.6°C 26°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 18
1.7°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 17
1.0°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 16
3.5°C 22.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 15
3.0°C 25.5°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
308.0mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
173.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
149.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 14

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-2.9°C
6th 1982
Average This Month
6.7°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
7.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.0°C
19th 1996
Average This Month
24.7°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.0mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.0mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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