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Gold Coast Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 23°C
sunny

Now

13.0°C rising
Updated at 04:40 EST

Southeast Coast for Friday Clear. Light winds.

Currently at Gold Coast

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Temperature 13.0°C rising
Dew Point 11.1°C falling
Feels Like 12.1°C
Relative Humidity 88%
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WNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1021.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:17 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 8.7°C
Archerfield Ap 6.8°C
Brisbane 10.1°C

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
13°C

9am

Clear
19°C

12pm

Clear
23°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

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Gold Coast 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
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Maximum 23°C 24°C 25°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 40% 30% 5% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 6
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Wind Direction N 6km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
N 26km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
S 26km/h
S
SE 22km/h
SE
SW 15km/h
SW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
S 20km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
Relative Humidity 63% 50% 71% 54% 74% 55% 66% 50% 58% 34% 55% 37% 54% 34%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 10°C 9°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 4°C

Gold Coast Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:29 EST
sunset
17:17 EST
last light
17:41 EST
moon
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Sat 06:38 EST
rise
Sat 18:14 EST
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Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
12.5°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
12.5°C 21.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
10.4°C 21.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
12.8°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
15.5°C 21.6°C 0.2mm

Gold Coast Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
931.4mm
94.3 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1390.8mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
379.6mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.8mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
4.9°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Jan 15

Gold Coast Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
10th 2008
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
12.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
32.4°C
25th 2009
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
21.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
66.6mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
204.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1997
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