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Longreach Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 40°C
sunny

Now

25.2°C falling
Updated at 01:20 EST

Central West for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm west of Longreach, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the south in the afternoon, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then turning E/SE in the late morning.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.2°C falling
Dew Point 12.2°C rising
Feels Like 25.9°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
SE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:56 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 27.0°C
Blackall 25.0°C
Hughenden Ap 25.1°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
32°C

12pm

Clear
37°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Showers
Maximum 40°C 39°C 37°C 36°C 37°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 30% 30% 5% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 23km/h
ENE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
NE 22km/h
NE
E 11km/h
E
NE 27km/h
NE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
SE 18km/h
SE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SE 20km/h
SE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SE 20km/h
SE
E 23km/h
E
SE 23km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 40% 18% 38% 20% 42% 21% 43% 22% 41% 20% 40% 21% 44% 25%
Dew Point 17°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 11°C 15°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 15°C 12°C 17°C 15°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
18:56 EST
last light
19:19 EST
moon
rise
Sat 04:40 EST
set
Sat 17:56 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
Fri
Feb 24
25.1°C 39°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.3°C 35.6°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

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

full climatology
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
39.7°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.4mm
23rd
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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