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Gatton Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.5°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EST

Southeast Coast for Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and patchy rain, clearing from the southwest in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening then tending S/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Gatton

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.5°C rising
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 26.6°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
W 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
04:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Amberley 26.1°C
Beerburrum 26.1°C
Redcliffe 26.2°C
Brisbane 25.3°C

Next 12 hours in Ipswich

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance storm
28°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Southeast Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Capricornia Coast

National Forecast

Gatton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 32°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 22°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 20% 30% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
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
22
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction W 16km/h
W
WSW 22km/h
WSW
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 6km/h
N
E 13km/h
E
Relative Humidity 76% 32% 61% 49% 59% 42% 64% 43% 65% 40% 66% 36% 67% 49%
Dew Point 20°C 13°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 22°C 22°C

Gatton Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:22 EST
sunrise
04:48 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
rise
Fri 13:23 EST
set
Sat 01:36 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Gatton Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
21°C - 19mm
Thu
Dec 8
22.6°C 32°C 0.6mm
Wed
Dec 7
23.4°C 34.0°C 1.4mm
Tue
Dec 6
24.0°C 38.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
22.2°C 38.8°C 0.0mm

Gatton Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
769.6mm
88.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
538.6mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
631.0mm
87 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.8mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
0.3°C
Aug 1
Highest Temperature
39.8°C
Feb 16

Gatton Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
8.8°C
5th 1984
Average This Month
20.8°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
42.0°C
4th 2002
Average This Month
36.7°C
+5.6°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
21.4mm
4th
Total This Month
48.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
100.2mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
317.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1938
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