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Longreach Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

11.4°C falling
Updated at 05:40 EST

Central West for Thursday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.4°C falling
Dew Point -2.0°C falling
Feels Like 10.1°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
SW 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
18:09 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 12.3°C
Blackall 13.2°C
Hughenden Ap 9.3°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
19°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29
Wed
Aug 30

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 11°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 26
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 26km/h
S
SSW 25km/h
SSW
SSE 27km/h
SSE
S 27km/h
S
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
S 12km/h
S
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 27% 14% 27% 10% 25% 12% 25% 15% 28% 17% 33% 18% 33% 18%
Dew Point 0°C -2°C -2°C -8°C -3°C -5°C -2°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 3°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
rise
Thu 08:19 EST
set
Thu 20:34 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
6.9°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 22
7.8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
5.1°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
6.9°C 23.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
9.7°C 24.6°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
319.3mm
30.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
149.4mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
459.4mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
1.9°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 13

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.6°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-0.9°C
2nd 1977
Average This Month
9.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
8.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
16th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
22nd 2009
Average This Month
28.6°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
11.3mm
2.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
71.7mm
1966
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1949
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