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Miles Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 25°C
late_shower

Now

38.0°C falling
Updated at 12:29 EST

Darling Downs for Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the southwest, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning, with possible heavy falls in the southwest. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 41.

Currently at Miles

24-hour graph
Temperature 38.0°C falling
Dew Point 16.7°C steady
Feels Like 38.8°C
Relative Humidity 28%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 23.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:23 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Roma Ap 36.8°C
Dalby Ap 36.9°C
St George Ap 38.5°C
Gayndah Ap 36.6°C

Next 12 hours in Miles

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
38°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

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National Forecast

Miles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms clearing

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 38°C 39°C 36°C 32°C 35°C 37°C 38°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 26°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 90% 50% 5% 10% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 8
km/h
6
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
N 20km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
E 19km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
NE 9km/h
NE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
N 8km/h
N
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 39% 25% 51% 25% 51% 45% 69% 48% 54% 28% 54% 22% 52% 22%
Dew Point 17°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 12°C 19°C 14°C

Miles Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:57 EST
sunrise
05:23 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:23 EST
moon
rise
Thu 23:32 EST
set
Fri 12:22 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Miles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
24°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
22.7°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
22.0°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
22.6°C 34.4°C 21.6mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.6°C 36.3°C 3.8mm

Miles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
69.8mm
7.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
46.0mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
40.8mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
21.6mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
17.8°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
40.8°C
Jan 13

Miles Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
11.4°C
20th 2010
Average This Month
22.5°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
20.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.2°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
35.7°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.6mm
16th
Total This Month
46.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
69.8mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
194.8mm
2013
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2012
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