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South Johnstone Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 21°C
possible_shower

Now

30.8°C falling
Updated at 13:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast, becoming less likely this afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.8°C falling
Dew Point 22.6°C rising
Feels Like 34.7°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1009.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:34 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 28.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

South Johnstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 33°C 31°C 30°C 29°C 28°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 80% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 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 5
km/h
13
km/h
2
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction E 5km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
NE 2km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 76% 63% 64% 55% 71% 63% 78% 69% 80% 78% 83% 77% 75% 71%
Dew Point 24°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

South Johnstone Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:10 EST
sunrise
05:34 EST
sunset
18:43 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:20 EST
rise
Fri 13:48 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

South Johnstone Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
22.9°C - 0.4mm
Wed
Dec 7
20.2°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
20.7°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.6°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
21.9°C 32.3°C 0.2mm

South Johnstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
3412.7mm
192.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
2968.4mm
182 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
2783.2mm
177 Day(s)
Wettest Day
188.0mm
Mar 4
Lowest Temperature
10.7°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 6

South Johnstone Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
14.9°C
23rd 1965
Average This Month
20.7°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
40.4°C
29th 1971
Average This Month
32.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
4th
Total This Month
0.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
264.5mm
14.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1048.7mm
1973
Driest On Record
23.2mm
1958
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