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Gold Coast Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.6°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

Southeast Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely north of Brisbane, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Gold Coast

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C rising
Dew Point 14.6°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
SSE 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 21.7°C
Archerfield Ap 24.1°C

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

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National Forecast

Gold Coast 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 30% 60% 70% 70% 70% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 24
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
33
km/h
29
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction S 24km/h
S
SSE 28km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSE 29km/h
SSE
S 32km/h
S
SSE 33km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 34km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 72% 63% 74% 68% 74% 71% 72% 70% 76% 71% 73% 70% 72% 64%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C

Gold Coast Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:40 EST
moon
set
Sun 20:52 EST
rise
Mon 10:51 EST
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May 11
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May 26

Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
15°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
15.8°C 25°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
13.8°C 24.9°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

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
301.6mm
53 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
16.9°C
-1.4°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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