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Cardwell Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

32.5°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.5°C rising
Dew Point 22.1°C rising
Feels Like 36.4°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
18:59 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 30.6°C
Lucinda Point 30.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
33°C

6pm

Clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 5% 50% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm
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
11
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction S 4km/h
S
E 11km/h
E
W 2km/h
W
E 11km/h
E
WSW 3km/h
WSW
E 10km/h
E
NE 2km/h
NE
E 12km/h
E
E 6km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 70% 56% 69% 52% 68% 53% 63% 55% 75% 68% 75% 70% 77% 64%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:31 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
18:59 EST
last light
19:22 EST
moon
rise
Thu 23:53 EST
set
Fri 12:34 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
23°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
25.3°C 31°C 0.4mm
Tue
Jan 17
23.7°C 30.6°C 11.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
23.0°C 31.7°C 36.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
24.9°C 29.8°C 20.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
438.9mm
15.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
327.5mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
109.8mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
69.0mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
32.8°C
Jan 7

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
17.2°C
15th 1961
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
7th
Highest On Record
41.7°C
29th 1967
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
31.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
69.0mm
12th
Total This Month
327.5mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
438.9mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1836.0mm
1981
Driest On Record
5.6mm
1947
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