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Low Isles Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 25°C
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Now

28.3°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Low Isles

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C falling
Dew Point 25.3°C falling
Feels Like 33.6°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
N 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1005.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 27.8°C
Mareeba Ap 31.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Low Isles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 50% 70% 70% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 16
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NW 11km/h
NW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 11km/h
N
NNE 19km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
NE 21km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
E 14km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 82% 76% 83% 74% 83% 74% 85% 73% 85% 73% 84% 74% 84% 73%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C

Low Isles Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Sun 14:27 EST
set
Mon 02:04 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Low Isles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 25
26°C - 1mm
Sat
Feb 24
25.9°C 33°C 1.6mm
Fri
Feb 23
24.2°C 29.6°C 9.2mm
Thu
Feb 22
25.2°C 28.9°C 21.2mm
Wed
Feb 21
26.8°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Low Isles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
829.9mm
36.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
598.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
900.8mm
45 Day(s)
Wettest Day
147.2mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
22.0°C
Jan 8
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Jan 4

Low Isles Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
18th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
28th 1973
Average This Month
25.5°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
38.8°C
16th 2016
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
147.2mm
7th
Total This Month
303.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
427.9mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1001.6mm
2001
Driest On Record
40.2mm
1900
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