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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 21°C
increasing_sunshine

Now

25.8°C falling
Updated at 10:10 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.8°C falling
Dew Point 17.4°C falling
Feels Like 26.7°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
ESE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 27.8°C
Gympie 27.0°C
Hervey Bay Ap 26.9°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 26.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 70% 20% 20% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 17
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
S 13km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 65% 55% 62% 55% 66% 60% 71% 68% 69% 66% 72% 68% 74% 73%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:46 EST
sunrise
05:12 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
set
Fri 20:10 EST
rise
Sat 07:39 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 18
- - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
- 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
- 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
- 27.4°C 0.8mm
Sun
Jan 14
- 36.4°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
167.3mm
12.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
70.2mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
40.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
59.8mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
36.4°C
Jan 14

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
15.2°C
17th 1997
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
22.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.4°C
14th
Highest On Record
37.2°C
12th 2002
Average This Month
30.1°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
28.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
59.8mm
1st
Total This Month
70.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
167.3mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
465.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
16.8mm
2007
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