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Mt Read Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 7°C
wind_and_rain_increasing

Now

4.1°C rising
Updated at 23:40 EST

Central for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the afternoon. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h. ##.

Currently at Mt Read

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.1°C rising
Dew Point 4.1°C rising
Feels Like -0.5°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
W 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.8mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:00 EST

Nearby Now

Sheffield 6.1°C
Liawenee 2.3°C
Devonport Ap 8.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Read

48-hour forecast

3am

Rain
5°C

6am

Rain
6°C

9am

Shower
6°C

12pm

Heavy shower
6°C

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National Forecast

Mt Read 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 24
Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30

Thunder-
storms

Wind and rain increasing

Possible shower

Windy with rain

Thunder-
storms

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 6°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 3°C 4°C 4°C
Minimum 4°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Slight Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 26
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
33
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
37
km/h
38
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
NNW 29km/h
NNW
NW 33km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNE 37km/h
NNE
N 38km/h
N
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 94% 98% 100% 100% 100% 99% 100% 100% 100%
Dew Point 5°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 3°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C

Mt Read 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
06:59 EST
sunrise
07:29 EST
sunset
17:00 EST
last light
17:30 EST
moon
rise
Thu 06:11 EST
set
Thu 16:53 EST
moon
Fri
May 26
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17

Mt Read Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 24
2.0°C 4°C 23.2mm
Tue
May 23
6.5°C 7.7°C 5.0mm
Mon
May 22
6.2°C 9.1°C 1.4mm
Sun
May 21
5.8°C 7.8°C 3.6mm
Sat
May 20
6.2°C 8.8°C 0.0mm

Mt Read Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1363.6mm
108.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1036.4mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1720.2mm
106 Day(s)
Wettest Day
68.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
-1.6°C
Apr 27
Highest Temperature
25.8°C
Jan 7

Mt Read Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-3.9°C
15th 1999
Average This Month
2.8°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
2.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
11.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
15.3°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
6.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
6.4°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
187.6mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
406.3mm
26.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
720.8mm
2000
Driest On Record
152.6mm
2001
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Weather News

Another foggy start for Brisbane

15:20 EST

Flights were diverted from Brisbane Airport this morning as fog once again shrouded southeast Queensland.

Sydney wakes to rare rumble

13:00 EST

Sydneysiders were woken up this morning by a loud bang that may have been caused by a rare type of lightning.

Fog blankets parts of south-east Queensland

09:37 EST

A number of flights have been delayed at Brisbane airport as fog again covers parts of south-east Queensland.