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Ayr Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.3°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.3°C rising
Dew Point 23.8°C rising
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
N 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 24.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:41 EST

Nearby Now

Alva Beach 27.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Alva Beach

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ayr 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 60% 80% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 10km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
N 7km/h
N
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 80% 76% 80% 76% 79% 74% 78% 72% 80% 73% 78% 69% 79% 63%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C

Ayr Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:06 EST
sunset
18:41 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
rise
Sat 13:23 EST
set
Sun 00:54 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Ayr Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 23
22.0°C 25°C 50mm
Thu
Feb 22
22.8°C 29.0°C 12.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
21.2°C 28.5°C 44.8mm
Tue
Feb 20
24.1°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
24.1°C 34.2°C 0.0mm

Ayr Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
438.8mm
24.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
227.2mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
321.8mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.2mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
18.1°C
Feb 12
Highest Temperature
38.8°C
Jan 3

Ayr Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
18th 1965
Average This Month
22.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
50.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
127.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
228.5mm
12.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
880.0mm
2009
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1969
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