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Nerang Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.6°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Southeast Coast for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Gold Coast

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C falling
Dew Point 18.2°C falling
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
S 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
04:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 19.1°C
Archerfield Ap 19.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

Southeast Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Nerang 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 30% 20% 40% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 16
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 6km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
E 10km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 64% 56% 63% 59% 65% 60% 64% 58% 68% 63% 67% 63% 66% 58%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C

Nerang Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:17 EST
sunrise
04:44 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
rise
Wed 01:29 EST
set
Wed 14:08 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
20°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
20.4°C 27°C 0.2mm
Sun
Dec 10
19.0°C 26.7°C 6.2mm
Sat
Dec 9
20.6°C 27.3°C 0.8mm
Fri
Dec 8
19.6°C 29.9°C 0.0mm

Gold Coast Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1345.7mm
136.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1005.0mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
811.4mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
105.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Aug 20
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 18

Gold Coast Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.0°C
7th
Lowest On Record
14.7°C
19th 2005
Average This Month
19.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
6th
Highest On Record
39.4°C
26th 2001
Average This Month
27.9°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.8mm
5th
Total This Month
49.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
142.3mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
490.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
20.8mm
2013
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

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Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.