Longreach Weather


23.44°S 144.25°E 189m AMSL

Longreach Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 9°C
sunny

Now

28.2°C rising
Updated at 15:00 EST

Central West for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Longreach Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C rising
Dew Point 4.5°C rising
Feels Like 25.5°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
W 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 17.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:02 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Blackall 26.4°C
Winton Ap 28.6°C
Hughenden Ap 26.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Clear
18°C

12am

Clear
14°C

3am

Clear
12°C

Central West Weather Warnings

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Longreach 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28
Mon
Jul 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 5
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NE 5km/h
NE
S 6km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 53% 23% 31% 17% 29% 19% 39% 18% 44% 23% 45% 22% 48% 26%
Dew Point 7°C 5°C 0°C 1°C -2°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 6°C

Longreach Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:02 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:21 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:18 EST
set
Wed 11:32 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Longreach Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 23
6.4°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 22
5.9°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 21
4.3°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
1.7°C 25.2°C -
Fri
Jul 19
4.9°C 24.0°C 0.0mm

Longreach Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
308.0mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
196.4mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
173.4mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.8mm
Mar 27
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jun 4
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Mar 12

Longreach Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-2.9°C
6th 1982
Average This Month
8.3°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
7.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.4°C
22nd
Highest On Record
34.0°C
19th 1996
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
7th
Total This Month
1.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.0mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
112.0mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1951
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Weather News

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.

Future Drought Fund that formed centrepiece of Scott Morrison's summit passes Lower House

06:44 EST

Rain is still not forecast for drought-stricken communities, but there is Federal Government money on the horizon for next year.