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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 22°C
clearing_shower

Now

28.2°C steady
Updated at 17:10 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Gympie

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C steady
Dew Point 19.1°C rising
Feels Like 29.4°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Double Is Pt 25.8°C
Tewantin 26.1°C
Maryborough 28.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 20% 20% 20% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 14
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
Relative Humidity 74% 67% 69% 67% 67% 64% 69% 65% 66% 65% 69% 65% 69% 70%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunset
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last light
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Sun 04:01 EST

moon
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Dec 18
moon
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Dec 26
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Jan 9

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
- 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
- 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
- 27.2°C 0.2mm
Tue
Dec 12
- 26.9°C 3.0mm

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
997.9mm
118 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
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