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Cannington Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 33°C
sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 23:40 EST

Northwest for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the southeast this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid 30s.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely north of Mt Isa in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Cannington

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 8.5°C falling
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 9.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:51 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Julia Creek Ap 24.4°C
Cloncurry Ap 25.7°C
Phosphate Hill 26.5°C
Richmond 20.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cannington

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Clear
20°C

9am

Clear
25°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cannington 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 21
Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 35°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 17°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 8
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 10km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 35% 21% 34% 19% 36% 19% 29% 16% 25% 13% 24% 13% 28% 14%
Dew Point 11°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 5°C 2°C

Cannington Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:28 EST
sunrise
06:51 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
rise
Sun 12:41 EST
set
Mon 00:01 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Cannington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
19°C 35°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
20.6°C 35°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
22.1°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
18.8°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
16.5°C 35.2°C 0.0mm

Cannington Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
216.3mm
20.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
344.2mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
150.4mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
171.8mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
16.5°C
Apr 17
Highest Temperature
45.0°C
Feb 20

Cannington Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
17th
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
29th 2017
Average This Month
19.9°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.0°C
12th 2003
Average This Month
34.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
33.2°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
9th
Total This Month
8.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.6mm
2.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
109.2mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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