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Longreach Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.7°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EST

Central West for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southwest this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 31.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C falling
Dew Point 8.9°C rising
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
S 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 15.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 26.8°C
Blackall 25.2°C
Hughenden Ap 33.4°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
17°C

12am

Clear
14°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 11:54 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Barcoo and Cooper Creek and Minor Flood Warning for the Thompson River

Qld - Sun 09:44 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Bulloo River

Queensland Weather Update

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 25
Mon
Sep 26
Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 22°C 27°C 23°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 15°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 40% 90% 50% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 23
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 23km/h
SSW
SW 22km/h
SW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
W 19km/h
W
WSW 25km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 17km/h
SW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 64% 35% 53% 32% 59% 54% 56% 56% 76% 47% 51% 36% 49% 32%
Dew Point 14°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 17°C 16°C 11°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 6°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:20 EST
last light
18:43 EST
moon
rise
Mon 02:45 EST
set
Mon 14:12 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Sep 25
15.9°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
- 27.8°C -
Fri
Sep 23
8.9°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 22
10.2°C 23.0°C 0.2mm
Wed
Sep 21
15.4°C 24.8°C 21.2mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
332.4mm
33.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
584.6mm
53 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
127.8mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
3.1°C
Jul 7
Highest Temperature
44.4°C
Feb 28

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
10th 1976
Average This Month
14.0°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.8°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
25.7°C
-4.6°C
Long-term Average
30.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
16th
Total This Month
125.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.4mm
2.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
70.0mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1952
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13:33 EST

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12:27 EST

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