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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 24°C
late_shower

Now

20.6°C rising
Updated at 23:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.6°C rising
Dew Point 20.0°C rising
Feels Like 20.6°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
ESE 1km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30
Thu
May 31
Fri
Jun 1
Sat
Jun 2
Sun
Jun 3

Late shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers easing
Maximum 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 10% 20% 20% 60% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High
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 15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction S 15km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
S 15km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
S 13km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 90% 80% 90% 79% 80% 60% 71% 55% 60% 53% 63% 58% 73% 60%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
set
Mon 05:08 EST
rise
Mon 16:58 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 27
19.8°C - 1.6mm
Sat
May 26
- 26.2°C -
Fri
May 25
19.7°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 24
16.0°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
16.4°C 25.5°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1579.9mm
75.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1531.9mm
78 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1343.2mm
78 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
May 14
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 3

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
14th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
19th 1960
Average This Month
18.4°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
31.7°C
6th 1960
Average This Month
26.9°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
31.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
95.5mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
347.4mm
1977
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
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