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18.34°S 146.21°E 207m AMSL

Cardwell Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 32°C
possible_shower

Now

28.8°C falling
Updated at 18:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.8°C falling
Dew Point 22.1°C falling
Feels Like 31.8°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 27.7°C
Townsville Ap 28.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers
Maximum 31°C 32°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 60% 90% 90% 90% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 40-80mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 13
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
E 9km/h
E
SE 3km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 80% 66% 78% 63% 83% 76% 84% 80% 83% 76% 83% 74% 77% 68%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
set
Tue 19:58 EST
rise
Wed 08:25 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
23.8°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 27
23.4°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
23.1°C 31.8°C 12.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
- 30.8°C -
Fri
Feb 24
24.4°C - 7.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
901.9mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
810.7mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
260.6mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 14

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
17th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
6th 1990
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
31.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
122.0mm
7th
Total This Month
428.6mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
463.0mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1330.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
36.3mm
1905
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