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Gold Coast Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.1°C rising
Updated at 06:10 EST

Southeast Coast for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Gold Coast

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.1°C rising
Dew Point 10.6°C rising
Feels Like 16.1°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 16.5°C
Archerfield Ap 13.3°C

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
21°C

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Clear
21°C

Southeast Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Gold Coast 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C 22°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 50% 50% 80% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 29
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
25
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 29km/h
SSW
S 28km/h
S
S 27km/h
S
S 29km/h
S
S 20km/h
S
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 19km/h
E
S 14km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 28km/h
S
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 65% 59% 71% 63% 73% 68% 71% 65% 70% 65% 72% 70% 68% 69%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 14°C 15°C

Gold Coast Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
rise
Sat 08:47 EST
set
Sat 19:54 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 28
13.8°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
15.2°C 21.6°C 4.8mm
Wed
Apr 26
18.4°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
16.0°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
16.6°C 25.8°C 0.0mm

Gold Coast Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
575.4mm
55.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
572.4mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
294.4mm
52 Day(s)
Wettest Day
105.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
12.8°C
Apr 11
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 18

Gold Coast Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
11th
Lowest On Record
8.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
17.0°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
33.3°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
25.7°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
25.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
35.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
136.2mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
385.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
13.4mm
2007
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