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27.29°S 151.75°E 473m AMSL

Oakey Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 33°C
sunny

Now

28.7°C falling
Updated at 18:00 EST

Darling Downs for Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers in central and southern parts during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.
Monday Hot and sunny. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Currently at Oakey Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C falling
Dew Point 13.8°C falling
Feels Like 28.3°C
Relative Humidity 40%
Wind icon
ENE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 15.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Toowoomba Ap 26.2°C
Dalby Ap 32.1°C
Kingaroy Ap 28.3°C
Gatton 28.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Oakey

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

Darling Downs Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 17:53 EST
Cancellation Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Darling Downs and Granite Belt

National Forecast

Oakey 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 37°C 37°C 36°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 40% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 18
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 18km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
E 21km/h
E
NNE 15km/h
NNE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 17km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 51% 31% 53% 29% 49% 22% 48% 23% 48% 31% 59% 40% 62% 38%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 12°C 17°C 13°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 16°C

Oakey Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 18:36 EST
rise
Tue 05:33 EST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Oakey Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
19.8°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
16.6°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
16.3°C 33.0°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

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
15.6°C
-1.1°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
30.0°C
-0.3°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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