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South Johnstone Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.6°C rising
Updated at 02:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog. Slight chance of a light shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a light shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C rising
Dew Point 16.9°C steady
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:13 EST

Nearby Now

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

South Johnstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2
Tue
Oct 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 20% 5% 10% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 1
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
0
km/h
10
km/h
0
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 1km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 3km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 3km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Calm
ESE
E 10km/h
E
Calm
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 4km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 77% 61% 75% 52% 75% 54% 77% 53% 71% 50% 70% 53% 77% 56%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 19°C

South Johnstone Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:40 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:13 EST
last light
18:34 EST
moon
rise
Wed 10:56 EST
set
Thu 00:10 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

South Johnstone Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 26
16.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 25
15.8°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
17.2°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
17.1°C 28.4°C 0.2mm
Fri
Sep 22
18.2°C 28.2°C 0.0mm

South Johnstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
2895.6mm
154.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
3150.4mm
153 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
2797.0mm
157 Day(s)
Wettest Day
273.0mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
12.7°C
Aug 22
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Feb 14

South Johnstone Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
6th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
23rd 1965
Average This Month
16.7°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
35.0°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
27.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
27.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
74.4mm
19th
Total This Month
141.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
84.5mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
393.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1966
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