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Cardwell Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.2°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Lucinda Point

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Temperature 22.2°C rising
Dew Point 18.8°C rising
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
S 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 24.2°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

9pm

Clear
20°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 10% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 4
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
S 4km/h
S
E 8km/h
E
SSW 8km/h
SSW
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 8km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
SE 5km/h
SE
E 11km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 64% 79% 63% 69% 53% 50% 44% 65% 59% 73% 63% 72% 63%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 18°C 10°C 13°C 14°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 18°C 21°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:35 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
set
Thu 13:35 EST
rise
Fri 03:00 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
16°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
15°C 26°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
14°C 26°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
14°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
- 27.8°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1681.7mm
95.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1364.4mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1770.9mm
122 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Mar 29

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.9°C
14th
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
4th 1957
Average This Month
16.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
15.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.1°C
8th
Highest On Record
32.5°C
18th 1981
Average This Month
26.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.5mm
1st
Total This Month
2.5mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.5mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
122.7mm
1893
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1874
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Weather News

Climate change not the full story when it comes to above average winter temperatures

06:33 EST

Temperatures across southern Queensland and northern NSW have been up to 13 degrees Celsius above the August maximum on a number of days this week, and while climate change may the words on everyone's lips, it is not the whole story.

Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

It's going to be a windy 24 hours in South Australia as the second cold front of the week crosses the state's south.

Winter warmth strikes eastern states

18:07 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their highest August temperature in eight years today.