Fairfax Media Network

Tinnanbar Weather


Rainbow Beach Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.8°C rising
Updated at 05:00 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Double Is Pt

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C falling
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
ESE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
04:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 17.6°C
Hervey Bay Ap 18.3°C
Gympie 16.3°C
Tewantin 19.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
25°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 20% 30% 40% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 17km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 65% 63% 72% 72% 68% 66% 70% 68% 68% 65% 69% 64% 68% 64%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:24 EST
sunrise
04:50 EST
sunset
18:34 EST
last light
19:00 EST
moon
set
Thu 15:01 EST
rise
Fri 02:43 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
- - 0.2mm
Tue
Dec 12
- 27°C 3.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
- 27.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
- 27.2°C 4.6mm
Sat
Dec 9
- 28.8°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1433.3mm
135.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1350.0mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
997.5mm
117 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
11.4°C
11th 1992
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
20.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
35.6°C
19th 1995
Average This Month
27.7°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
28.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
55.2mm
5th
Total This Month
94.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
125.3mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
17.8mm
2012
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

What is a heatwave?

15:40 EDT

A large portion of Australia is being affected by heatwave conditions this week.

Beerwah macadamia and pineapple farmers in shock over storm damage

14:26 EDT

Beerwah pineapple and macadamias farmers fear it could take years to recover from a wild storm that slammed into their properties, battering crops and buildings with cyclonic winds and damaging hail.

NSW heatwave

13:16 EDT

A week-long heatwave is gripping NSW and some parts of the state could see December records challenged.