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Longreach Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 40°C
sunny

Now

27.6°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Central West for Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 42.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C rising
Dew Point 14.2°C rising
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
19:04 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 27.1°C
Blackall 26.0°C
Hughenden Ap 27.1°C
Richmond 27.3°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
36°C

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Clear
38°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 10:39 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Thomson River and Cooper Creek

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19
Sat
Feb 20

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 40°C 41°C 42°C 40°C 40°C 41°C 40°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 25°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 10
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NE 10km/h
NE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
N 12km/h
N
SSW 15km/h
SSW
ENE 20km/h
ENE
W 14km/h
W
WNW 14km/h
WNW
SW 11km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 38% 11% 33% 10% 26% 10% 25% 12% 29% 12% 33% 13% 41% 18%
Dew Point 14°C 5°C 13°C 4°C 12°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 13°C 8°C 17°C 12°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
19:04 EST
last light
19:27 EST
moon
rise
Sun 11:37 EST
set
Sun 23:20 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
19.9°C 39°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
20.1°C 37.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
20.2°C 35.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
20.5°C 33.9°C 3.2mm
Tue
Feb 9
23.3°C 34.6°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
158.6mm
13.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
158.4mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
39.2mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
19.5°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 23

Longreach Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.9°C
13th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
4th 2005
Average This Month
22.7°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
43.6°C
18th 1983
Average This Month
35.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
45.6mm
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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14:24 EDT

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12:58 EDT

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21:28 EDT

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