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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 23°C
possible_shower

Now

15.6°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Friday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Early morning fog patches. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds. ##.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.6°C falling
Dew Point 15.1°C falling
Feels Like 15.6°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1020.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:05 EST

Nearby Now

Gympie 12.7°C
Maryborough 14.5°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 13.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

3am

Slight chance shower
17°C

6am

Slight chance shower
16°C

9am

Shower
20°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 21°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 20% 10% 10% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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
14
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
WNW 4km/h
WNW
NE 8km/h
NE
W 10km/h
W
SSE 8km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
S 21km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
Relative Humidity 72% 63% 80% 75% 79% 67% 78% 62% 64% 61% 62% 57% 62% 64%
Dew Point 17°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 13°C 16°C 11°C 14°C 10°C 14°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:05 EST
last light
17:30 EST
moon
rise
Sat 07:30 EST
set
Sat 18:41 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 26
- - 0.0mm
Thu
May 25
- 24.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
- 25.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 23
- 25.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 22
- 25.0°C 11.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
837.1mm
71.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
532.6mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
524.7mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Feb 12

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
31st 2000
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
14.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
28.8°C
2nd 1993
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
46.2mm
20th
Total This Month
125.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
160.2mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
448.1mm
1999
Driest On Record
30.5mm
2001
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