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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 33°C
possible_shower

Now

25.9°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C rising
Dew Point 23.0°C falling
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 21.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
18:23 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 25.0°C
Townsville Ap 26.6°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 04:45 EST
Tropical Cyclone Watch from Cape Tribulation to St Lawrence including Cairns, Townsville, Mackay and the Whitsunday Is

Qld - Sat 04:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Townsville and Mackay Coasts. Cancellation for the Cairns Coast

Qld - Fri 14:35 EST
Initial Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cooktown to Mackay extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 32°C 31°C 32°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 50% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
SW 21km/h
SW
W 14km/h
W
N 16km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
N 8km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
ENE 12km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 76% 65% 73% 68% 80% 76% 85% 80% 78% 72% 74% 71% 72% 68%
Dew Point 23°C 26°C 23°C 28°C 25°C 28°C 24°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
18:23 EST
last light
18:45 EST
moon
set
Sat 16:19 EST
rise
Sun 04:16 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
23.4°C - 38.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.2°C 31.6°C 8.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.9°C 31.3°C 27.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
23.5°C 30.3°C 17.0mm
Mon
Mar 20
23.0°C 31.1°C 21.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1291.0mm
49.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1089.1mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1068.0mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
20.7°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 14

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
13th
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
24.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
18th
Highest On Record
38.7°C
2nd 1981
Average This Month
31.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
70.0mm
10th
Total This Month
278.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
389.1mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1065.8mm
1945
Driest On Record
25.1mm
1915
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