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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.1°C falling
Updated at 20:20 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers inland, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers and patchy rain, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C falling
Dew Point 21.1°C falling
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
N 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
04:49 EST
Sunset sunset
18:31 EST

Nearby Now

Gympie 26.6°C
Maryborough 25.2°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 24.1°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 18:42 EST
Cancellation of a Detailed Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the southeast QLD

National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 50% 60% 40% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 11
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 8km/h
NW
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 72% 66% 72% 77% 72% 68% 67% 68% 69% 69% 68% 67% 68% 67%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:23 EST
sunrise
04:49 EST
sunset
18:32 EST
last light
18:58 EST
moon
set
Fri 00:52 EST
rise
Fri 13:19 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
- - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
- 28.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
- 29.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
- 28.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
- 28.6°C 6.2mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1469.8mm
136.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
987.1mm
115 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1289.0mm
127 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Nov 13

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
11.4°C
11th 1992
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
20.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.6°C
19th 1995
Average This Month
29.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
4th
Total This Month
12.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
133.3mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
17.8mm
2012
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