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17.38°S 145.39°E 876m AMSL

Atherton Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.1°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Mareeba Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C falling
Dew Point 21.2°C rising
Feels Like 28.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
NNE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1009.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 13.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 30.0°C
Cairns Ap 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Atherton 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 31°C 27°C 24°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 50% 60% 50% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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
7
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 4km/h
NNW
SE 7km/h
SE
SE 5km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
W 7km/h
W
ESE 6km/h
ESE
WNW 9km/h
WNW
SE 8km/h
SE
WSW 6km/h
WSW
E 9km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 61% 49% 69% 57% 73% 51% 75% 59% 77% 71% 83% 82% 87% 83%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C

Atherton 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
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:40 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
set
Thu 03:15 EST
rise
Thu 16:18 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Walkamin Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 19
21.3°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 18
19.0°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 17
15.0°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 16
21.5°C 33.1°C 21.0mm
Sat
Dec 15
21.2°C 27.0°C 1.8mm

Walkamin Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1028.0mm
127.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1142.5mm
126 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
999.3mm
147 Day(s)
Wettest Day
152.0mm
Mar 27
Lowest Temperature
6.0°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Nov 25

Walkamin Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.0°C
17th
Lowest On Record
12.6°C
5th 1998
Average This Month
20.3°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
19.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
38.0°C
4th 2012
Average This Month
31.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
105.0mm
10th
Total This Month
217.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
121.0mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
378.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
9.8mm
1966
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