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18.34°S 146.21°E 207m AMSL

Cardwell Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 25°C
clearing_shower

Now

28.7°C rising
Updated at 14:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C rising
Dew Point 20.4°C falling
Feels Like 30.5°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 29.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

12am

Clear
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 40% 50% 40% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 10
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 15km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
E 6km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 6km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
Relative Humidity 74% 62% 66% 64% 74% 64% 69% 59% 70% 60% 74% 61% 72% 61%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 18:44 EST
rise
Tue 06:13 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
23°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
22.7°C 31°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
21.7°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.5°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
- 31.3°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2083.0mm
128.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1910.6mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
2044.4mm
156 Day(s)
Wettest Day
185.0mm
Oct 19
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Mar 29

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
14th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
45.0mm
4th
Total This Month
52.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.6mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
989.2mm
1903
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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