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Low Isles Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 32°C
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Now

26.6°C steady
Updated at 02:19 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Low Isles

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Temperature 26.6°C steady
Dew Point 24.1°C falling
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
WNW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1009.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 26.1°C
Mareeba Ap 23.6°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
30°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 00:30 EST
Gale Warning for the Following Area: South East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Low Isles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

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Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 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 11
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
32
km/h
34
km/h
34
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction NE 11km/h
NE
E 15km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SE 34km/h
SE
SE 34km/h
SE
SE 34km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 79% 69% 81% 71% 84% 73% 84% 73% 82% 71% 79% 67% 84% 71%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C

Low Isles Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set   New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:48 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:18 EST

moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Low Isles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
23.7°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
26.4°C 33.5°C 0.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
25.2°C 33.3°C 4.8mm
Fri
Feb 17
24.9°C 31.6°C 52.8mm
Thu
Feb 16
25.5°C 32.9°C 5.0mm

Low Isles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
835.5mm
36.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
850.8mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
108.4mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
94.6mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Feb 14

Low Isles Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
20.7°C
28th 1973
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
14th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
94.6mm
5th
Total This Month
443.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
430.4mm
18.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1001.6mm
2001
Driest On Record
40.2mm
1900
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