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Lucinda Point Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

28.4°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 25 to 35 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C steady
Dew Point 22.2°C falling
Feels Like 31.3°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1010.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 25.8°C
Mingela 21.6°C
Alva Beach 27.1°C
Ayr 23.0°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lucinda Point 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 40% 80% 70% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 24
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 70% 64% 70% 63% 70% 61% 74% 68% 75% 73% 73% 70% 73% 67%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Lucinda Point Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:50 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
rise
Mon 06:29 EST
set
Mon 19:12 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Lucinda Point Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
24.7°C 30°C 3.4mm
Sat
Feb 25
24.7°C 30.9°C 15.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.0°C 30.0°C 8.4mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.2°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.2°C 30.7°C 0.2mm

Lucinda Point Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
427.7mm
29.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
458.2mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
108.2mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.8mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
23.6°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Feb 14

Lucinda Point Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.7°C
17th
Lowest On Record
20.8°C
10th 1984
Average This Month
25.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
14th
Highest On Record
36.6°C
11th 2005
Average This Month
30.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
51.4mm
7th
Total This Month
143.0mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
231.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
542.8mm
2009
Driest On Record
37.4mm
1983
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