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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

20.8°C rising
Updated at 13:00 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about Fraser Island, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

Currently at Gympie

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Temperature 20.8°C rising
Dew Point 6.4°C rising
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
SE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Double Is Pt 18.4°C
Tewantin 20.4°C
Maryborough 21.3°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

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Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Sunny
Maximum 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 20°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 20% 70% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 17
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
SW 8km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
S 6km/h
S
E 6km/h
E
W 5km/h
W
E 8km/h
E
N 11km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 11km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 61% 64% 66% 60% 67% 60% 69% 59% 70% 59% 75% 68% 60% 46%
Dew Point 9°C 14°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 5°C 9°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
rise
Fri 01:40 EST
set
Fri 13:03 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 28
- - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 27
- 22°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 26
- 22.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 25
- 21.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 24
- 21.8°C 0.0mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1023.6mm
93.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
803.5mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
794.4mm
88 Day(s)
Wettest Day
71.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
33.1°C
Jan 29

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-1.0°C
19th 2007
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
10.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
23rd
Highest On Record
26.9°C
31st 2010
Average This Month
22.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.2mm
6th
Total This Month
35.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.1mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
286.1mm
1999
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2002
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