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22.46°S 145.01°E 221m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

22.4°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EST

Central West for Monday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.9°C rising
Feels Like 22.4°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:28 EST

Nearby Now

Winton Ap 22.9°C
Hughenden Ap 22.6°C
Blackall 21.1°C
Richmond 21.7°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

3pm

Mostly clear
39°C

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National Forecast

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Heavy rain

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 38°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 22°C 24°C 23°C 21°C 17°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 90% 80% 40% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 40-80mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 15
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
39
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
25
km/h
33
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 39km/h
SE
SE 36km/h
SE
SE 38km/h
SE
S 25km/h
S
S 33km/h
S
SSE 27km/h
SSE
S 27km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 21km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 48% 20% 49% 30% 71% 66% 83% 57% 54% 41% 61% 45% 69% 43%
Dew Point 18°C 13°C 19°C 18°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
18:28 EST
last light
18:50 EST
moon
set
Mon 17:58 EST
rise
Tue 06:18 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
22.1°C 37°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
23.8°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.5°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
22.1°C 36.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
22.0°C 35.3°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
213.3mm
18.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
135.4mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
187.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
16.5°C
Mar 15
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 13

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
8.7°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
22.0°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
43.6°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
37.5°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
34.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.4mm
21st
Total This Month
56.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.7mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
413.4mm
1963
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1953
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