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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 17:00 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the east, near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Tin Can Bay

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 18.5°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:24 EST

Nearby Now

Tewantin 23.3°C
Gympie 24.9°C
Maryborough 24.3°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 23.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Clear
19°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 23°C 25°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 70% 70% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High Moderate 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 4
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 4km/h
WSW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
W 8km/h
W
SE 9km/h
SE
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 27km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
S 30km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 73% 63% 73% 61% 72% 64% 73% 68% 74% 69% 76% 71% 75% 73%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
17:23 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Thu 02:08 EST
rise
Thu 15:09 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 25
- - 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 24
- 26.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
- 25.1°C 0.8mm
Sun
Apr 22
- 26.4°C 9.2mm
Sat
Apr 21
- 24.6°C 6.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
650.9mm
56.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
668.2mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
406.0mm
45 Day(s)
Wettest Day
87.0mm
Feb 23
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
36.4°C
Jan 14

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
13th 1994
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
17.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
15th
Highest On Record
32.3°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
27.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.2mm
20th
Total This Month
99.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
132.6mm
14.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
315.8mm
1994
Driest On Record
42.5mm
2006
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14:41 EST

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