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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
late_shower

Now

26.9°C rising
Updated at 01:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Lucinda Point

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C rising
Dew Point 24.7°C rising
Feels Like 30.3°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
WSW 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1007.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 01:34 EST
TC Warning Zone: Ayr-St Lawrence, Mackay & Whitsunday Isl. Watch Zone: Cairns-Ayr, incl Innisfail & Twnsville, Charters Twrs, Mt Coolon

Qld - Sat 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Sat 11:49 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cairns and Gladstone extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Late shower

Windy with rain

Windy with showers

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 33°C 31°C 32°C 34°C 35°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 13
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SW 13km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
SW 19km/h
SW
SW 17km/h
SW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
N 12km/h
N
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 9km/h
NNE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
S 7km/h
S
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 67% 58% 70% 65% 80% 81% 78% 76% 79% 74% 76% 70% 72% 67%
Dew Point 22°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 24°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 29°C 26°C 28°C 23°C 26°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:44 EST
moon
rise
Sun 04:16 EST
set
Sun 17:04 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
23.0°C - 40.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.4°C 28.6°C 38.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.2°C 31.6°C 8.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.9°C 31.3°C 27.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
23.5°C 30.3°C 17.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1291.0mm
49.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1129.1mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1068.0mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
20.7°C
Mar 13
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 14

Cardwell Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
13th
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
23.9°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.8°C
18th
Highest On Record
38.7°C
2nd 1981
Average This Month
31.2°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
70.0mm
10th
Total This Month
318.4mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
389.1mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1065.8mm
1945
Driest On Record
25.1mm
1915
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