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Cardwell Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.1°C steady
Updated at 16:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the west. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C steady
Dew Point 20.6°C rising
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:46 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 23.6°C
South Johnstone 23.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Rain
22°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
20°C

12am

Chance shower
20°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 17
Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 80% 50% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High 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
9
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction S 5km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 88% 86% 81% 81% 88% 82% 91% 88% 86% 81% 79% 69% 68% 61%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:23 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
rise
Wed 04:41 EST
set
Wed 16:59 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
20°C - 10mm
Mon
Oct 16
21.0°C 25°C 47.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
- 28.4°C -
Sat
Oct 14
22.9°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 13
20.8°C 28.9°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1772.3mm
107.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1498.4mm
97 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1920.7mm
144 Day(s)
Wettest Day
122.0mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Mar 29

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.0°C
5th
Lowest On Record
9.2°C
1st 1982
Average This Month
20.6°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
19.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
36.6°C
19th 1971
Average This Month
28.3°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
29.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
17th
Total This Month
57.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
53.3mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
328.0mm
1954
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1876
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Weather News

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17:03 EDT

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Thunderstorms to intensify over northern Australia, research finds

16:25 EDT

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BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

14:10 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.