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South Johnstone Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.0°C falling
Updated at 19:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C falling
Dew Point 21.3°C rising
Feels Like 28.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
E 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:35 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 25.5°C
Lucinda Point 27.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

South Johnstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers easing

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms clearing
Maximum 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 20% 50% 50% 90% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm
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 13
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 69% 58% 64% 53% 66% 49% 68% 57% 74% 60% 73% 64% 76% 59%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 22°C

South Johnstone 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
05:11 EST
sunrise
05:35 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:41 EST
set
Thu 15:24 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

South Johnstone Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
21.2°C 30°C 1.4mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.7°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
22.6°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
23.3°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

South Johnstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
3410.1mm
192.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
3647.4mm
189 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
3126.4mm
185 Day(s)
Wettest Day
273.0mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
12.7°C
Aug 22
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Feb 14

South Johnstone Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
12th
Lowest On Record
14.9°C
23rd 1965
Average This Month
22.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
29th 1971
Average This Month
31.5°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.6mm
1st
Total This Month
25.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
266.3mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1048.7mm
1973
Driest On Record
23.2mm
1958
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