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Cardwell Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

29.7°C rising
Updated at 14:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.7°C rising
Dew Point 22.4°C rising
Feels Like 33.2°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1007.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 29.5°C
Townsville Ap 30.1°C
Mingela 29.0°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 10:44 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Haughton River

Qld - Tue 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Cairns, Townsville, Mackay, Capricornia & Fraser Island coasts, Sunshine Coast, Moreton Bay & Gold Coast

Qld - Tue 08:45 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Suttor River

Qld - Mon 23:33 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Ross and Bohle rivers

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Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 60% 10% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
S 7km/h
S
E 11km/h
E
SSW 3km/h
SSW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
SW 4km/h
SW
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 82% 69% 78% 65% 70% 56% 69% 50% 67% 47% 60% 47% 56% 42%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
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sunset
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last light
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moon
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Tue 19:19 EST
rise
Wed 07:25 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
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moon
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Mar 9

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 9
24.4°C - 45.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
26.4°C 32.0°C 1.6mm
Sun
Feb 7
26.0°C 32.5°C 3.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
26.1°C 32.1°C 8.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
26.2°C 32.7°C 1.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
901.9mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
227.7mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
526.5mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
45.0mm
Feb 9
Lowest Temperature
20.3°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 6

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.4°C
9th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
6th 1990
Average This Month
26.0°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
32.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
45.0mm
9th
Total This Month
58.8mm
6 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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Weather News

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14:34 EDT

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Flash flooding swamps parched Townsville

13:54 EDT

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Dry spell to continue for the Top End

13:53 EDT

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