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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
showers

Now

28.7°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Lucinda Point

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Temperature 28.7°C falling
Dew Point 23.1°C falling
Feels Like 32.3°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Showers

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 30°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 30% 70% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 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 11
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 84% 76% 81% 72% 81% 64% 73% 64% 81% 72% 83% 68% 79% 71%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 26°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:50 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:52 EST
set
Thu 16:08 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
22.8°C - 56.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
25.5°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
24.8°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.3°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.0°C 31.0°C 7.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
901.9mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
787.7mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
240.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 14

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
17th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
6th 1990
Average This Month
24.3°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
31.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
122.0mm
7th
Total This Month
405.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
463.0mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1330.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
36.3mm
1905
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15:24 EDT

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11:55 EDT

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