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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 24°C
clearing_shower

Now

17.4°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Monday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. Thunderstorms likely, possibly severe. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the early morning. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Tewantin

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.9°C falling
Feels Like 17.4°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 17.1°C
Gympie 16.1°C
Hervey Bay Ap 17.5°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower or storm
19°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
17°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
16°C

6am

Slight chance storm
18°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 17:38 EST
Cancellation of Detailed Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Southeast QLD

Qld - Mon 17:36 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Large Hail/Damaging Winds) for Capricornia and Wide Bay & Burnett. Cancelled elsewhere

Qld - Mon 08:58 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Burnett River

Qld - Mon 08:31 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Kolan and Boyne Rivers

National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 27°C 28°C 30°C 27°C 29°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 10% 50% 20% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 5
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SE 5km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
N 21km/h
N
N 25km/h
N
WNW 12km/h
WNW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
NE 17km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 72% 69% 68% 64% 64% 63% 69% 65% 68% 66% 77% 75% 75% 73%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:42 EST
sunrise
05:06 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:23 EST
moon
set
Mon 20:57 EST
rise
Tue 08:07 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
- - 12mm
Sun
Oct 22
- 24°C 36.2mm
Sat
Oct 21
- 23.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 20
- 25.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 19
- 26.6°C 1.2mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1222.9mm
115.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
940.0mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
935.7mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
90.0mm
Oct 3
Lowest Temperature
19.3°C
Sep 1
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Feb 12

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
6.7°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
16.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
10th
Highest On Record
35.2°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
25.4°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
90.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
321.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.9mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
140.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
4.2mm
2013
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Weather News

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

18:42 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.