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Longreach Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 24°C

Now

9.7°C rising
Updated at 07:30 EST

Central West for Wednesday Sunny. Patches of light morning frost in the southeast. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

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Temperature 9.7°C rising
Dew Point -3.9°C steady
Feels Like 7.6°C
Relative Humidity 38%
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SSE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1021.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 10.9°C
Blackall 8.7°C
Hughenden Ap 10.5°C
Richmond 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
15°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Clear
21°C

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 27°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 8°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 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 24
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 5km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NE 14km/h
NE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NNE 21km/h
NNE
N 10km/h
N
NE 25km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 28km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 29% 10% 21% 5% 13% 5% 20% 6% 30% 8% 36% 12% 30% 11%
Dew Point -2°C -9°C -6°C -16°C -9°C -13°C -2°C -10°C 4°C -6°C 7°C 0°C 5°C -1°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:35 EST
moon
rise
Wed 12:13 EST
set
Thu 01:49 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
10.1°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
8.1°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
10.2°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
11.5°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
10.8°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
335.9mm
33.3 Day(s)
Total For 2014
128.6mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
244.8mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.0mm
Feb 21
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
Jul 12
Highest Temperature
46.3°C
Jan 3

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
10th 1976
Average This Month
9.1°C
-3.5°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
40.8°C
26th 2013
Average This Month
28.8°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
30.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.5mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
70.0mm
2008
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1952
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