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Cardwell Forecast

Tonight 26°C
Tomorrow 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.2°C falling
Updated at 23:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, mainly about the ranges and tablelands in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 36.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C falling
Dew Point 24.2°C falling
Feels Like 32.0°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 26.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
28°C

3am

Mostly clear
27°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21
Sat
Dec 22
Sun
Dec 23
Mon
Dec 24
Tue
Dec 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 30% 60% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 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 4
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 4km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
SSE 5km/h
SSE
E 12km/h
E
SSW 6km/h
SSW
E 12km/h
E
N 4km/h
N
ENE 11km/h
ENE
E 5km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 67% 75% 68% 75% 66% 74% 69% 78% 73% 86% 84% 86% 84%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 26°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:12 EST
sunrise
05:36 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Thu 03:12 EST
rise
Thu 16:17 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 19
26.6°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 18
23.7°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 17
22.8°C 30.9°C 0.2mm
Sun
Dec 16
23.4°C 33.5°C 156.0mm
Sat
Dec 15
- 29.9°C -

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2083.0mm
128.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
2533.0mm
119 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1910.6mm
121 Day(s)
Wettest Day
159.0mm
Dec 6
Lowest Temperature
7.8°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Nov 28

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
31.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
159.0mm
6th
Total This Month
866.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.6mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
989.2mm
1903
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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