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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.6°C rising
Updated at 01:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C rising
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 82%
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SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 23.2°C
South Johnstone 22.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
20°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 22:07 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 22
Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 60% 40% 80% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 16
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h

 
Wind Direction S 16km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
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Relative Humidity 50% 48% 67% 62% 81% 76% 88% 79% 84% 72% 82% 71% 79%
Dew Point 11°C 12°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
rise
Tue 12:48 EST
set
Wed 00:39 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 21
19.3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
21.5°C 27.2°C 0.6mm
Sat
May 19
- 26.7°C -
Fri
May 18
21.5°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 17
20.0°C 24.7°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1579.9mm
75.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1530.3mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1337.6mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
May 14
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 3

Cardwell Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
14th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
19th 1960
Average This Month
18.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
31.7°C
6th 1960
Average This Month
27.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
30.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
95.5mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
347.4mm
1977
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1925
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