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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.1°C rising
Updated at 14:40 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 24 to 29.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 25.2°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
SW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 15.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:32 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Gympie 23.7°C
Maryborough 26.0°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 24.0°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
20°C

12am

Clear
17°C

3am

Clear
16°C

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Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 28°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 18°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 90% 5% 5% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High 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 17
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SW 17km/h
SW
SE 12km/h
SE
W 11km/h
W
E 14km/h
E
N 18km/h
N
N 26km/h
N
W 21km/h
W
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
NW 9km/h
NW
SW 4km/h
SW
NE 16km/h
NE
N 17km/h
N
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 43% 38% 45% 46% 68% 69% 47% 33% 45% 34% 51% 53% 71% 71%
Dew Point 7°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 16°C 18°C 21°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 EST
sunrise
05:32 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:09 EST
moon
rise
Wed 03:40 EST
set
Wed 15:22 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 27
- - 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
- 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
- 29.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
- 27.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 23
- 26.2°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1180.0mm
108.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
908.5mm
99 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
976.2mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
33.1°C
Jan 29

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
13.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
25th
Highest On Record
32.2°C
12th 2003
Average This Month
24.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.0mm
11th
Total This Month
42.0mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
62.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2000
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