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Cardwell Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.9°C falling
Updated at 19:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm inland early this evening. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C falling
Dew Point 20.5°C falling
Feels Like 27.2°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
N 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 23.2°C
Townsville Ap 25.2°C
Cairns Ap 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
19°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 22°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 20% 60% 60% 40% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High 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 6
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 6km/h
SSW
E 9km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 74% 60% 78% 72% 84% 76% 82% 73% 81% 75% 84% 80% 85% 79%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°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
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Sat 23:24 EST
set
Sun 12:17 EST
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20
moon
Tue
Jun 28

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
May 28
22.7°C - 0.0mm
Fri
May 27
20.8°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 26
20.7°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
20.8°C 26.8°C 0.4mm
Tue
May 24
21.0°C 26.9°C 20.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1587.0mm
75.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1473.4mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
943.9mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Mar 17
Lowest Temperature
18.4°C
May 16
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 6

Cardwell Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.4°C
16th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
19th 1960
Average This Month
21.7°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.3°C
10th
Highest On Record
31.7°C
6th 1960
Average This Month
27.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
88.0mm
22nd
Total This Month
191.1mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
95.0mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
347.4mm
1977
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
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Weather News

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.