Longreach Weather


23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 27°C
sunny

Now

38.9°C rising
Updated at 16:20 EST

Central West for Monday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast from late this morning. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 38.9°C rising
Dew Point 6.6°C falling
Feels Like 33.4°C
Relative Humidity 14%
Wind icon
WSW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1004.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 50.0
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EST
Sunset sunset
19:14 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 38.7°C
Winton Ap 38.1°C
Hughenden Ap 40.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
40°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
34°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
31°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Central West Weather Warnings

view all
Qld - Mon 15:58 EST
Severe Storm Warning (Winds/Rain/Hail) N Goldfields/U Flinders, Lower Burdekin, C Coast, C H'lands/Coalfields, CW, Granite Belt & SE Coast

Weatherpulse

Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 20
Tue
Jan 21
Wed
Jan 22
Thu
Jan 23
Fri
Jan 24
Sat
Jan 25
Sun
Jan 26

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 41°C 39°C 38°C 35°C 36°C 35°C
Minimum 26°C 27°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 27°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 60% 70% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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 20
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 20km/h
SSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
SE 21km/h
SE
SW 13km/h
SW
NE 15km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
NNE 26km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NW 13km/h
NW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 22% 15% 15% 15% 38% 30% 51% 40% 63% 53% 58% 44% 62% 52%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 4°C 10°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
19:14 EST
last light
19:39 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:25 EST
set
Tue 16:06 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 20
- - -
Sun
Jan 19
23.2°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 18
23.9°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 17
24.4°C 39.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 16
23.7°C 40.2°C 6.6mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
78.7mm
7.1 Day(s)
Total For 2020
21.8mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
5.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.0mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
23.2°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
43.9°C
Jan 1

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
4th 1970
Average This Month
27.1°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
47.3°C
28th 1990
Average This Month
40.8°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
37.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
12th
Total This Month
21.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.7mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
420.4mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1952
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Victoria braces for flash-flooding, thunderstorms after overnight hail in Melbourne

16:50 EDT

Victoria is bracing for more wild weather with warnings of life-threatening flash flooding and severe thunderstorms across the state.

BOM issues severe storm warning for Sydney as Canberra smashed and two tourists struck by lightning

16:41 EDT

Two tourists have been struck by lightning in the Blue Mountains and as severe thunderstorms hit Sydney's west.

Hail storm sweeps through Canberra, damaging countless cars and smashing windows

16:28 EDT

Hail as big as golf balls and ferocious winds of up to 116 kilometres per hour have torn through Canberra in a storm that had residents running for cover.