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Rainbow Beach Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.7°C steady
Updated at 19:30 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Saturday Mostly clear. A slight (20%) chance of showers about Fraser Island. Light winds.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.

Currently at Gympie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C steady
Dew Point 13.4°C steady
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 2km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Tewantin 18.8°C
Maryborough 16.4°C
Hervey Bay Ap 18.4°C
Sunshine Coast Ap 21.0°C

Next 12 hours in Rainbow Beach

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Rainbow Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 30% 60% 70% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate High High 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 25
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction S 25km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 17km/h
S
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 71% 60% 77% 72% 79% 71% 77% 75% 79% 75% 80% 76% 77% 75%
Dew Point 16°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 20°C

Rainbow Beach Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:59 EST
rise
Sun 09:49 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Rainbow Beach Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
- 23.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
- 23.8°C 1.2mm
Wed
Apr 26
- 28.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
- 26.1°C 2.4mm

Rainbow Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
676.9mm
57.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
407.2mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
445.5mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.2mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
Highest Temperature
34.4°C
Feb 12

Rainbow Beach Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
13th 1994
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
17.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
32.3°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
25.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
50.2mm
21st
Total This Month
92.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
137.8mm
15.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
315.8mm
1994
Driest On Record
42.5mm
2006
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11:51 EST

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18:26 EST

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