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Rainbow Beach Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 28°C
possible_shower

Now

23.8°C steady
Updated at 01:20 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower early this evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Double Is Pt

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C steady
Dew Point 19.1°C steady
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SE 38km/h falling
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:30 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Tewantin 22.5°C
Gympie 20.9°C
Maryborough 20.6°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 24.1°C

Next 12 hours in Sunshine Coast

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Slight chance shower
21°C

9am

Chance shower
26°C

12pm

Chance shower
29°C

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Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 30°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 40% 10% 5% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 23
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 23km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NW 7km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 70% 62% 67% 64% 69% 59% 69% 56% 72% 54% 72% 50%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:06 EST
sunrise
05:30 EST
sunset
18:34 EST
last light
18:58 EST
moon
rise
Thu 07:54 EST
set
Thu 20:26 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
- - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
- 28.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
- 28.3°C 1.8mm
Sun
Feb 7
- 27.7°C 1.6mm
Sat
Feb 6
- 28.2°C 8.6mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
391.4mm
27.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
187.5mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
136.0mm
17 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.4mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
33.1°C
Jan 29

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
14.8°C
15th 1996
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
22.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.2°C
3rd
Highest On Record
37.0°C
23rd 2008
Average This Month
28.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
28.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.4mm
1st
Total This Month
61.5mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
214.1mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
674.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
25.6mm
2014
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