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Rainbow Beach Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

18.1°C rising
Updated at 00:00 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm, possibly with small hail, from the late morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost in the south. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the early morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE in the late morning and afternoon.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C rising
Dew Point 17.1°C rising
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
N 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 14.4°C
Gympie 15.9°C
Hervey Bay Ap 19.0°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 17.5°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
22°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 17°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 10% 30% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
S 24km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
S 17km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
S 15km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
S 13km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 67% 66% 63% 66% 63% 69% 64% 68% 63% 71% 65%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 11°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Thu 07:43 EST
set
Thu 19:57 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
- - 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 22
- 24.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
- 20.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
- 19.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
- 22.2°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1088.2mm
100.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
617.2mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
861.3mm
92 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Feb 12

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
0.4°C
10th 1995
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
10.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
30.2°C
30th 2009
Average This Month
23.8°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
7th
Total This Month
5.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.7mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
758.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2013
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