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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.5°C steady
Updated at 15:30 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower about the coastal fringe and Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/SE in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C steady
Dew Point 16.8°C rising
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 24.9°C
Gympie 23.5°C
Hervey Bay Ap 24.6°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 23.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 70% 80% 60% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate 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 19
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction S 19km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 69% 79% 74% 77% 73% 78% 72% 80% 78% 76% 77% 73% 75%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Sun 20:58 EST
rise
Mon 10:49 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
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May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
- 24.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
- 23.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
- 23.8°C 1.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
- 28.0°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
676.9mm
57.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
407.2mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
446.1mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Feb 12

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
13th 1994
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
17.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
32.3°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
25.8°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
50.2mm
21st
Total This Month
92.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
137.8mm
15.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
315.8mm
1994
Driest On Record
42.5mm
2006
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Weather News

Colder showery changes moving through southern states

15:27 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.