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Lucinda Point Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

23.1°C rising
Updated at 04:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.1°C rising
Dew Point 20.1°C steady
Feels Like 23.1°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
WSW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 19.3°C
Mingela 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
20°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
30°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

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National Forecast

Lucinda Point 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index
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
8
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction S 13km/h
S
SE 8km/h
SE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 55% 67% 53% 66% 50% 68% 61% 68% 61% 76% 69% 74% 70%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C

Lucinda Point Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:04 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:58 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
rise
Wed 14:47 EST
set
Thu 02:42 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Lucinda Point Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
22.9°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
23.3°C 27.2°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
21.7°C 27.3°C 3.8mm
Sat
Apr 21
23.1°C 27.2°C 1.2mm
Fri
Apr 20
23.2°C 27.5°C 4.8mm

Lucinda Point Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
682.7mm
57.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
954.4mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
816.0mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
213.0mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
32.4°C
Jan 3

Lucinda Point Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.7°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
24th 2003
Average This Month
24.5°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.3°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
33.1°C
14th 1981
Average This Month
28.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
20th
Total This Month
19.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
98.2mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
312.0mm
1990
Driest On Record
8.6mm
1994
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