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24.35°S 143.29°E 160m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 15°C
clearing_shower

Now

28.8°C falling
Updated at 14:20 EST

Channel Country for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.8°C falling
Dew Point -5.7°C falling
Feels Like 27.2°C
Relative Humidity 10%
Wind icon
S 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 34.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 28.1°C
Winton Ap 29.2°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

12am

Clear
19°C

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Rain

Rain

Rain

Cloudy
Maximum 31°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 28°C 24°C
Minimum 18°C 15°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 60% 50% 70% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 22
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
NNW 5km/h
NNW
NNE 19km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
NE 25km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 32km/h
NNE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
S 20km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 27% 13% 36% 25% 60% 36% 62% 37% 59% 42% 71% 53% 58% 46%
Dew Point 4°C 0°C 7°C 10°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 12°C 12°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:18 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:02 EST
rise
Thu 04:41 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
15.8°C - 0.6mm
Tue
May 3
21.7°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
21.7°C 36.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
22.0°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 30
22.2°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
275.5mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
188.8mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
94.6mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
14.5°C
Apr 26
Highest Temperature
44.4°C
Feb 28

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
0.5°C
31st 2011
Average This Month
20.3°C
+8.4°C
Long-term Average
11.9°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
36.2°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
33.8°C
+6.8°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.7mm
2.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
171.7mm
1955
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1954
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