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Cardwell Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.0°C steady
Updated at 20:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C steady
Dew Point 20.3°C falling
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
ENE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 25.1°C
Townsville Ap 27.0°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 20% 50% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 11
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 11km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 55% 63% 58% 72% 62% 68% 62% 73% 66% 79% 73% 81% 73%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:08 EST
sunrise
05:32 EST
sunset
18:43 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
set
Tue 23:53 EST
rise
Wed 11:55 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
Tue
Dec 6
23.7°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.3°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
- 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
20.0°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
1174.0mm
128 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
21.5°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.4°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.7°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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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.