Fairfax Media Network

Main Beach Weather


Gold Coast Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.8°C steady
Updated at 00:05 EST

Southeast Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Gold Coast

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.8°C steady
Dew Point 16.6°C steady
Feels Like 19.8°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1021.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
04:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:37 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 18.5°C
Archerfield Ap 19.0°C

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Southeast Coast Weather Warnings

view all
Qld - Sun 21:36 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Gold Coast 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16
Sat
Dec 17
Sun
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 28°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 5% 70% 60% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 20
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
NNE 26km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
NE 25km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NE 25km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 62% 63% 63% 63% 64% 65% 67% 69% 74% 75% 74% 77% 75% 80%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 22°C

Gold Coast Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:17 EST
sunrise
04:44 EST
sunset
18:37 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
set
Mon 03:02 EST
rise
Mon 16:33 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 11
19.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 10
19.6°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 9
22.2°C 27.8°C 0.2mm
Thu
Dec 8
20.5°C 25.7°C 7.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
20.6°C 28.6°C 2.6mm

Gold Coast Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1348.1mm
137.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
811.4mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1599.8mm
139 Day(s)
Wettest Day
129.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
34.1°C
Feb 2

Gold Coast Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
19th 2005
Average This Month
20.2°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
39.4°C
26th 2001
Average This Month
28.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
6th
Total This Month
35.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
150.4mm
12.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
490.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
20.8mm
2013
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Fire danger about to spike in SE Australia, drop in WA

16:21 EDT

Fire danger is about to spike in South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and New South Wales and about to drop in Western Australia as an area of hot, dry wind heads east.

Heavy rain and storms hit Queensland

13:09 EDT

Heavy storms are lashing central Queensland, whilst rain and strong winds affect the coast.

Scorching Night for Central NT

13:00 EDT

Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.