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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 23°C
thunderstorms

Now

25.1°C rising
Updated at 14:10 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 20s.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C rising
Dew Point 24.9°C rising
Feels Like 25.7°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1010.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:24 EST

Nearby Now

Gympie 27.8°C
Maryborough 28.6°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 24.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
24°C

12am

Slight chance storm
24°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 14:15 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Mary River

National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers easing
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 70% 70% 30% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 9
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 7km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NE 12km/h
NE
S 18km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 86% 86% 84% 81% 82% 83% 87% 82% 75% 72% 74% 70% 75% 73%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:15 EST
sunrise
05:38 EST
sunset
18:24 EST
last light
18:47 EST
moon
set
Sun 00:19 EST
rise
Sun 14:12 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 24
- - 27mm
Fri
Feb 23
- 27°C 87.0mm
Thu
Feb 22
- 26.9°C 79.4mm
Wed
Feb 21
- 26.5°C 7.2mm
Tue
Feb 20
- 28.9°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
368.2mm
26.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
406.6mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
64.6mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
87.0mm
Feb 23
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
36.4°C
Jan 14

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
33.7°C
15th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
23rd 2008
Average This Month
28.3°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
28.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
87.0mm
23rd
Total This Month
321.6mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
200.9mm
13.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
674.2mm
1999
Driest On Record
19.4mm
2017
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14:55 EDT

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Queensland weather: Heavy rain eases across south-east, disaster package announced

13:41 EDT

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Relieving rain ready to reach NSW

13:35 EDT

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