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Gold Coast Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.9°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

Southeast Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Gold Coast

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.9°C rising
Dew Point 16.3°C rising
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 96%
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WNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.6mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 15.5°C
Archerfield Ap 15.0°C
Brisbane 15.8°C

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

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Gold Coast 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 22°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 5% 40% 50% 20% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 12
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
33
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 21km/h
SE
SSW 11km/h
SSW
E 14km/h
E
SW 11km/h
SW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNE 33km/h
NNE
W 21km/h
W
NW 28km/h
NW
S 20km/h
S
ESE 24km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 51% 63% 48% 56% 35% 51% 41% 67% 55% 53% 42% 58% 50%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 14°C 15°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 11°C

Gold Coast Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:40 EST
sunrise
06:03 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Sun 18:04 EST
set
Mon 06:46 EST
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Sep 5
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Sep 13
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Sep 28

Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
13.3°C 23°C 0.2mm
Fri
Aug 28
14.6°C 21.9°C 4.2mm
Thu
Aug 27
15.2°C 21.1°C 0.2mm
Wed
Aug 26
16.9°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
17.7°C 27.1°C 5.0mm

Gold Coast Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
931.4mm
94.3 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1421.2mm
98 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
552.6mm
87 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
7.7°C
7th
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
10th 2008
Average This Month
12.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
12.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
26th
Highest On Record
32.4°C
25th 2009
Average This Month
22.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
30.4mm
7 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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