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Kowanyama Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

34.2°C rising
Updated at 16:00 EST

Gulf Country for Friday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the Northern Territory border early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.2°C rising
Dew Point 22.9°C rising
Feels Like 39.2°C
Relative Humidity 51%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1008.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 9.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
18:14 EST

Nearby Now

Normanton 34.9°C
Burketown Ap 32.4°C

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

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Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11
Thu
May 12

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 36°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 40% 5% 30% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction E 16km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 71% 46% 70% 47% 70% 50% 73% 49% 71% 51% 68% 51% 61% 50%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 23°C

Kowanyama Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:36 EST
moon
set
Fri 17:55 EST
rise
Sat 06:54 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 6
22.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 5
22.3°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
23.4°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 3
23.9°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
24.3°C 36.0°C 0.0mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1030.4mm
54.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
679.4mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
620.0mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
59.6mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
21.1°C
Apr 4
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Jan 9

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
19th 2008
Average This Month
23.5°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.3°C
5th
Highest On Record
37.2°C
28th 1967
Average This Month
35.6°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
11.0mm
1.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
290.9mm
1956
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1912
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