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Cardwell Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.0°C rising
Updated at 12:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.0°C rising
Dew Point 21.3°C rising
Feels Like 30.3°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
ENE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:33 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 31.6°C
Townsville Ap 31.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Slight chance storm
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 5
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NE 5km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 58% 74% 65% 79% 71% 82% 75% 84% 77% 80% 77% 75% 67%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 24°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:08 EST
sunrise
05:33 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Fri 13:48 EST
set
Sat 02:06 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
24°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
25.4°C 31°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
23.1°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
23.7°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.3°C 31.4°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2090.0mm
128.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1937.4mm
150 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1176.0mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Mar 17
Lowest Temperature
10.2°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 6

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.6°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
31.1°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.9mm
11.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
989.2mm
1903
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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