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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
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Now

25.2°C falling
Updated at 01:50 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 South Johnstone

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Temperature 25.2°C falling
Dew Point 24.5°C falling
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1010.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 26.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm
29°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

Cardwell 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

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 90% 90% 60% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 4
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
E 10km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 70% 81% 71% 84% 76% 83% 79% 84% 72% 73% 61% 81% 75%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 25°C

Cardwell 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
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:19 EST

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

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
24.8°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.3°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.0°C 31.0°C 7.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
22.7°C 28.0°C 83.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
24.1°C 29.7°C 17.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
901.9mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
731.7mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
238.4mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 14

Cardwell Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
17th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
6th 1990
Average This Month
24.3°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
31.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
122.0mm
7th
Total This Month
349.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
463.0mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1330.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
36.3mm
1905
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19:40 EDT

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14:35 EDT

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