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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 30°C
thunderstorms

Now

22.7°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and thunderstorms, possibly severe. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.
Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.7°C steady
Dew Point 22.0°C falling
Feels Like 22.7°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 89.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:47 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 22.7°C
Lucinda Point 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
23°C

6am

Slight chance storm
22°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 22:49 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Queensland. Severe storms may produce hail greater than 2cm, winds stronger than 90km/h & flash flooding

Qld - Wed 22:05 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
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Mon
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Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28

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Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 80% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm
UV Index 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 4
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 4km/h
WSW
E 8km/h
E
ENE 4km/h
ENE
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 7km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 6km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 87% 82% 87% 87% 86% 85% 83% 82% 84% 81% 84% 82% 86% 81%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 26°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:50 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Thu 11:29 EST
set
Thu 23:18 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 21
22°C - 4mm
Tue
Feb 20
24.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
23.1°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
22.7°C 31.5°C 10.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
- 32.3°C -

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
894.0mm
32.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
530.3mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
787.7mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
18.3°C
Feb 11
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 3

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.3°C
11th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
6th 1990
Average This Month
22.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
30.4°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.0mm
5th
Total This Month
297.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
457.8mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1330.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
36.3mm
1905
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