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18.45°S 145.31°E 542m AMSL

Cardwell Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 34°C
late_shower

Now

28.8°C rising
Updated at 19:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.8°C rising
Dew Point 24.4°C falling
Feels Like 33.6°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
18:23 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 25.5°C
Mareeba Ap 24.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 19:50 EST
Tropical Cyclone Warning Zone: Ayr to St Lawrence, Mackay and Whitsunday Islands. Watch Zone: Cairns to Ayr, incld Cardwell and Twnsville

Qld - Sat 18:49 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Windy with rain

Windy with showers

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 33°C 31°C 32°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 13
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 13km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SW 16km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 21km/h
SW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NW 8km/h
NW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 75% 65% 69% 62% 74% 73% 85% 79% 78% 74% 77% 76% 74% 70%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 24°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 28°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set 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
rise
Sun 04:16 EST
set
Sun 17:04 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
23.0°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
Tue
Mar 21
23.5°C 30.3°C 17.0mm

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

full climatology
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 could hit north Queensland as category five, Bureau of Meteorology warns

18:28 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Cyclone Debbie: How the BOM names cyclones

13:50 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.