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Gold Coast Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 25°C
possible_shower

Now

20.3°C rising
Updated at 04:30 EST

Southeast Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers about the southern border ranges, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Gold Coast

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.3°C rising
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 19.8°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
ESE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:09 EST
Sunset sunset
17:55 EST

Nearby Now

Coolangatta Ap 19.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Gold Coast

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
19°C

9am

Shower
23°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
25°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

Southeast Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 16:46 EST
Hazardous Surf Warning for Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters

Weatherpulse

Gold Coast 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 17
Thu
Oct 18
Fri
Oct 19
Sat
Oct 20
Sun
Oct 21
Mon
Oct 22
Tue
Oct 23

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 25°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 40% 50% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 25
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 27km/h
E
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 31km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
NE 26km/h
NE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 30km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 79% 81% 75% 77% 73% 76% 74% 77% 77% 80% 80% 82% 81% 81%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C

Gold Coast Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:45 EST
sunrise
05:09 EST
sunset
17:55 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:16 EST
set
Thu 01:09 EST
moon
Thu
Oct 25
moon
Thu
Nov 1
moon
Thu
Nov 8
moon
Fri
Nov 16

Gold Coast Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 16
18.6°C 24°C 14.2mm
Mon
Oct 15
18.0°C 22.5°C 21.0mm
Sun
Oct 14
16.8°C 20.7°C 12.8mm
Sat
Oct 13
16.0°C 20.4°C 11.6mm
Fri
Oct 12
16.5°C 21.1°C 12.0mm

Gold Coast Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1082.1mm
111.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
815.0mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
852.6mm
83 Day(s)
Wettest Day
164.0mm
Feb 24
Lowest Temperature
6.2°C
Aug 21
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Mar 1

Gold Coast Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
9.4°C
18th 2016
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
10th
Highest On Record
36.8°C
8th 2004
Average This Month
23.8°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.4mm
11th
Total This Month
98.4mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
88.2mm
9.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
374.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
1.6mm
2014
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