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Ayr Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 31°C
sunny

Now

17.6°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C falling
Dew Point 15.2°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SSW 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Alva Beach 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Alva Beach

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
23°C

6am

Clear
22°C

9am

Clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

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National Forecast

Ayr 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 32°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 30% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 5
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction S 5km/h
S
E 10km/h
E
SSW 3km/h
SSW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 62% 35% 63% 32% 58% 29% 61% 44% 60% 43% 65% 53% 68% 54%
Dew Point 17°C 14°C 18°C 13°C 17°C 12°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C

Ayr Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:16 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:44 EST
set
Thu 02:37 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Ayr Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
16.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
18.1°C 29.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
18.8°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
- 29.6°C -
Fri
Apr 20
- - -

Ayr Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
633.7mm
39.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
567.4mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
597.8mm
43 Day(s)
Wettest Day
130.4mm
Mar 1
Lowest Temperature
16.3°C
Apr 24
Highest Temperature
38.8°C
Jan 3

Ayr Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.3°C
24th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
20.8°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
8th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
2nd 1988
Average This Month
29.9°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.2mm
13th
Total This Month
13.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.9mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
437.4mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1960
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