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Cardwell Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 25°C
thunderstorms

Now

25.8°C falling
Updated at 15:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.8°C falling
Dew Point 23.6°C falling
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
W 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 12.8mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 25.0°C
Lucinda Point 25.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
23°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
22°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3

Thunder-
storms

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 30°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 70% 80% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm
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 3
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 3km/h
NNW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
WNW 3km/h
WNW
NE 7km/h
NE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NE 6km/h
NE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
E 4km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 5km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
SE 5km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 82% 77% 79% 80% 79% 85% 83% 86% 82% 85% 80% 84% 79%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:13 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
set
Mon 01:59 EST
rise
Mon 15:29 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 24
22.1°C - 24.0mm
Fri
Feb 23
23.0°C 30.6°C 2.0mm
Thu
Feb 22
22.2°C 29.2°C 88.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
22.4°C 29.2°C 4.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
24.0°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
894.0mm
32.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
644.3mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
798.7mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
133.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
18.3°C
Feb 11
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 3

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.3°C
11th
Lowest On Record
16.8°C
6th 1990
Average This Month
22.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
17th
Highest On Record
40.4°C
12th 1969
Average This Month
30.3°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.0mm
5th
Total This Month
411.0mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
457.8mm
16.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1330.5mm
1947
Driest On Record
36.3mm
1905
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