Fairfax Media Network

Dundowran Beach Weather


Hervey Bay Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

16.8°C rising
Updated at 02:20 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening, most likely in the south. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Hervey Bay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C rising
Dew Point 15.2°C rising
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:25 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 16.1°C
Bundaberg Ap 15.6°C
Gympie 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Hervey Bay

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
17°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
27°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Hervey Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 28°C 29°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 30% 40% 70% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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 3
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SW 3km/h
SW
NE 8km/h
NE
WSW 4km/h
WSW
E 5km/h
E
S 15km/h
S
S 23km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 69% 56% 70% 54% 71% 58% 70% 59% 71% 61% 74% 64% 73% 62%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C

Hervey Bay Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
17:25 EST
last light
17:48 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:27 EST
set
Thu 02:09 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Hervey Bay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
16.9°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
17.1°C 26.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
17.4°C 26.2°C 3.2mm
Sat
Apr 21
18.5°C 25.9°C 0.6mm
Fri
Apr 20
19.2°C 28.1°C 0.2mm

Hervey Bay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
487.9mm
56.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
432.6mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
400.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
55.2mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
15.6°C
Apr 13
Highest Temperature
33.1°C
Jan 25

Hervey Bay Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.6°C
13th
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
29th 1999
Average This Month
19.5°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
17th
Highest On Record
31.4°C
5th 2015
Average This Month
27.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.8mm
1st
Total This Month
65.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.1mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
134.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
33.0mm
2013
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.