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Kowanyama Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 38°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.4°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Gulf Country for Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of gusty thunderstorms. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending NE/SE in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C rising
Dew Point 22.2°C falling
Feels Like 31.3°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
NNE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 31.4°C
Burketown Ap 33.2°C

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
32°C

12pm

Mostly clear
36°C

3pm

Chance shower
37°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
33°C

Gulf Country Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 38°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 37°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 90% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
E 18km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
S 15km/h
S
E 12km/h
E
W 15km/h
W
ENE 8km/h
ENE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NE 9km/h
NE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 53% 38% 55% 33% 54% 34% 56% 40% 58% 46% 61% 53% 63% 50%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C

Kowanyama Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:32 EST
sunrise
05:55 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Sat 15:04 EST
set
Sun 03:12 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
26.5°C 37°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
25.8°C 39.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
22.5°C 38.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
22.6°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
24.3°C 39.6°C 0.0mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1291.5mm
73.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
842.2mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
686.6mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
62.8mm
May 23
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
40.2°C
Sep 26

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
14.6°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
2nd
Highest On Record
41.0°C
12th 2002
Average This Month
38.7°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
34.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.5mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
539.5mm
1926
Driest On Record
17.5mm
1966
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