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Cardwell Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.1°C rising
Updated at 02:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 36.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C rising
Dew Point 21.8°C steady
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 26.9°C
South Johnstone 22.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 20% 50% 40% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 7
km/h
14
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 72% 58% 66% 56% 67% 58% 74% 63% 74% 62% 66% 62% 69% 60%
Dew Point 23°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
rise
Tue 06:13 EST
set
Tue 19:32 EST
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
23°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
23.4°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
22.7°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
21.7°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.5°C 30.4°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2083.0mm
128.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1910.6mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
2046.4mm
157 Day(s)
Wettest Day
185.0mm
Oct 19
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Mar 29

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
14th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
31.0°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
45.0mm
4th
Total This Month
52.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.6mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
989.2mm
1903
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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