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Cardwell Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog patches. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 21 to 27.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 16.2°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 22.7°C
Mareeba Ap 24.3°C
Cairns Ap 25.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
17°C

12am

Clear
15°C

3am

Clear
14°C

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Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11
Sun
Jul 12
Mon
Jul 13

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 22°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 60% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 7km/h
SSW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
E 10km/h
E
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 54% 67% 54% 75% 60% 75% 62% 74% 60% 58% 41% 47% 34%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 11°C 11°C 5°C 6°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Tue 23:07 EST
set
Wed 11:29 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 7
17.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 6
16.0°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 5
16.2°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 4
15.4°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
14.8°C 24.3°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1659.8mm
89.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1031.7mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1691.5mm
105 Day(s)
Wettest Day
116.5mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
12.0°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Jan 25

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
2.8°C
15th 1963
Average This Month
16.5°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
30.2°C
28th 1974
Average This Month
24.5°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.0°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
1st
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
170.4mm
1893
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1875
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