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Oakey Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.7°C falling
Updated at 21:40 EST

Darling Downs for Friday Hot. Mostly sunny day. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far east late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
Saturday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers or thunderstorms near the New South Wales border in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Currently at Oakey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C falling
Dew Point 17.4°C rising
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
ENE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
04:52 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Toowoomba Ap 19.9°C
Gatton 20.2°C
Dalby Ap 24.8°C
Kingaroy Ap 21.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Oakey

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

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National Forecast

Oakey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 34°C 33°C 35°C 37°C 35°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 18
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 18km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 24km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
N 18km/h
N
NE 15km/h
NE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 53% 23% 54% 29% 49% 28% 52% 27% 49% 22% 48% 20% 49% 33%
Dew Point 15°C 10°C 16°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 11°C 16°C 11°C 18°C 16°C

Oakey Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Sat 16:53 EST
rise
Sun 04:05 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Oakey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
16.3°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
15.4°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
14.1°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
14.0°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
15.3°C 28.7°C 0.0mm

Oakey Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
601.8mm
74.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
475.4mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
520.6mm
83 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
-4.0°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Feb 12

Oakey Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
5.8°C
5th 1984
Average This Month
15.3°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
40.3°C
29th 2013
Average This Month
29.6°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
30.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
45.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
85.3mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
304.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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