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Rainbow Beach Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.3°C steady
Updated at 00:10 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south early this evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Gympie

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.3°C steady
Dew Point 20.8°C steady
Feels Like 24.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
N 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
04:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:30 EST

Nearby Now

Tewantin 24.2°C
Maryborough 24.3°C
Hervey Bay Ap 25.0°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 23.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Cloudy
Maximum 31°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 80% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 17
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction N 17km/h
N
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NE 21km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
N 8km/h
N
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 61% 65% 60% 73% 66% 70% 70% 79% 73% 71% 71%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:22 EST
sunrise
04:48 EST
sunset
18:30 EST
last light
18:55 EST
moon
rise
Tue 10:24 EST
set
Tue 23:30 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
- - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
- 28.6°C 6.2mm
Sat
Dec 3
- 29.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
- 30.4°C 5.6mm
Thu
Dec 1
- 27.7°C 0.4mm

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
1288.6mm
126 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
28.9°C
+0.7°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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17:03 EDT

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