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Miles Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 20°C
thunderstorms

Now

32.1°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Darling Downs for Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible moderate falls. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Miles

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.1°C rising
Dew Point 15.6°C falling
Feels Like 31.9°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
N 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 13.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
04:58 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Roma Ap 31.7°C
Dalby Ap 31.1°C
St George Ap 31.8°C
Gayndah Ap 32.6°C

Next 12 hours in Miles

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
33°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

9pm

Rain
26°C

12am

Heavy shower
24°C

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National Forecast

Miles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 34°C 28°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 34°C
Minimum 22°C 20°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 20% 50% 40% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 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 16
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 16km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SW 13km/h
SW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 10km/h
N
Relative Humidity 55% 41% 73% 39% 56% 41% 57% 36% 56% 33% 55% 28% 53% 24%
Dew Point 19°C 18°C 18°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 11°C

Miles Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:32 EST
sunrise
04:58 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:04 EST
rise
Fri 13:32 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Miles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
23°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
23.0°C 36°C 0.8mm
Tue
Dec 6
25.2°C 38.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
23.2°C 40.1°C 8.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
22.3°C 40.7°C 0.2mm

Miles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
583.0mm
79.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
501.0mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
360.6mm
48 Day(s)
Wettest Day
38.4mm
Sep 21
Lowest Temperature
-1.1°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Dec 3

Miles Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
22.3°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
19.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
43.8°C
29th 2013
Average This Month
39.6°C
+6.9°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
5th
Total This Month
9.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
103.3mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
340.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
38.0mm
2001
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