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22.46°S 145.01°E 221m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 6°C
sunny

Now

20.7°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EST

Central West for Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C rising
Dew Point 0.0°C falling
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
NE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1023.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 18.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 20.4°C
Hughenden Ap 20.5°C
Blackall 19.6°C
Richmond 21.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
21°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Clear
18°C

9pm

Clear
12°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27

Sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 20% 5% 20% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 15
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
S 18km/h
S
Relative Humidity 41% 20% 58% 34% 58% 34% 51% 29% 41% 27% 52% 37% 73% 42%
Dew Point 0°C -1°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 3°C 3°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 9°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:39 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Thu 13:05 EST
set
Fri 01:29 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 21
- - -
Wed
Jun 20
2.0°C 23°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
0.7°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
1.5°C 18.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
5.0°C 20.1°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
289.0mm
26.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
173.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
140.6mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
45.5°C
Feb 14

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.7°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-1.5°C
20th 1976
Average This Month
7.1°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
8.3°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
12th
Highest On Record
34.3°C
22nd 1996
Average This Month
23.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
14th
Total This Month
2.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.3mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
173.8mm
2016
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1952
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09:57 EST

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09:07 EST

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21:05 EST

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