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Ayr Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.9°C falling
Updated at 17:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Mount Stuart

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C falling
Dew Point 18.4°C rising
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
ENE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:55 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 27.5°C
Townsville Ap 28.4°C
Alva Beach 27.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Ayr 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 33°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 30% 60% 50% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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
22
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 55% 44% 54% 43% 58% 50% 63% 54% 65% 58% 71% 63% 71% 60%
Dew Point 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

Ayr Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:23 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
18:55 EST
last light
19:19 EST
moon
set
Fri 20:26 EST
rise
Sat 08:10 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Mount Stuart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
22°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
23°C 32°C 0.8mm
Wed
Jan 17
23°C 29°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jan 16
21°C 29°C 11.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
25°C 35°C 0.0mm

Ayr Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
210.3mm
11.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
91.8mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
215.2mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.2mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
20.0°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
38.8°C
Jan 3

Ayr Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.0°C
19th
Lowest On Record
17.4°C
1st 1952
Average This Month
23.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.8°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.0°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
33.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
70.2mm
16th
Total This Month
91.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
210.3mm
11.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
757.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1985
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