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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.9°C rising
Updated at 00:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Monday Clear. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C rising
Dew Point 21.0°C rising
Feels Like 28.7°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 22.1°C
Mareeba Ap 20.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Clear
27°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 30% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
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 12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction E 12km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 13km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 67% 56% 62% 55% 71% 61% 67% 56% 71% 65% 81% 69% 81% 74%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:08 EST
sunrise
05:32 EST
sunset
18:43 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Tue 11:01 EST
set
Tue 23:53 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
20.3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
- 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
20.0°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
21.9°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2090.0mm
128.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1937.4mm
150 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1174.0mm
128 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Mar 17
Lowest Temperature
10.2°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 6

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
20.7°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
30.6°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.9mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
989.2mm
1903
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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