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18.67°S 145.10°E 490m AMSL

Cardwell Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 26°C
late_shower

Now

30.1°C rising
Updated at 11:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the south. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.1°C rising
Dew Point 19.8°C falling
Feels Like 31.9°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
SSW 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 9.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 27.2°C
South Johnstone 32.9°C

Next 12 hours in Georgetown

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
36°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 10:54 EST
TC Warning Zone: Ayr-St Lawrence inc Bowen, M'kay & W'sunday Is. Watch zone: Cairns-Ayr inc Innisfail, T'ville, Charters Towers & Mt Coolon

Qld - Sun 09:50 EST
Hurricane Force Wind: G B Reef Offshore. Storm Force Wind: T'ville & M'kay Coasts. Gale: Capricornia Coast. Strong Wind: Cairns Coast

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
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Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Late shower

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

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Possible shower

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Maximum 34°C 34°C 31°C 32°C 35°C 35°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 11
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Wind Direction SW 11km/h
SW
S 9km/h
S
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 16km/h
SW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
N 13km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
W 9km/h
W
ENE 8km/h
ENE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
E 10km/h
E
Relative Humidity 65% 53% 65% 60% 78% 78% 76% 73% 79% 70% 73% 66% 72% 69%
Dew Point 21°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:44 EST
moon
set
Sun 17:04 EST
rise
Mon 05:13 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
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Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
24°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
23.0°C 32°C 40.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.4°C 28.6°C 38.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.2°C 31.6°C 8.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.9°C 31.3°C 27.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1291.0mm
49.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1129.1mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1068.0mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
20.7°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 14

Cardwell Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
13th
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
23.9°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
18th
Highest On Record
38.7°C
2nd 1981
Average This Month
31.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
70.0mm
10th
Total This Month
318.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
389.1mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1065.8mm
1945
Driest On Record
25.1mm
1915
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie on track to be category four by landfall on north Queensland coast

12:12 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie remains on track to be a severe category four cyclone when it makes landfall, with the system forecast to cross the coast on Tuesday morning somewhere between Lucinda, north of Townsville, and an area north of Mackay.

Cyclone Debbie strengthens as Queensland braces

10:54 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.

Sultry Sunday for Adelaide

10:07 EDT

Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.