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South Johnstone Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 24°C
thunderstorms

Now

28.3°C falling
Updated at 11:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers and gusty thunderstorms. Some heavy falls likely with thunderstorms. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C falling
Dew Point 22.5°C falling
Feels Like 31.4°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EST
Sunset sunset
18:47 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 28.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
29°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

South Johnstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

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Maximum 33°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 40-80mm 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 4
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NW 4km/h
NW
NE 8km/h
NE
SSW 3km/h
SSW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 10km/h
NE
NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
SE 4km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 79% 66% 83% 77% 86% 77% 83% 76% 84% 78% 86% 77% 87% 77%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

South Johnstone Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:50 EST
sunrise
06:12 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
set
Wed 22:34 EST
rise
Thu 11:28 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

South Johnstone Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 21
22.9°C - 6.2mm
Tue
Feb 20
23.5°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
22.4°C 32.7°C 0.2mm
Sun
Feb 18
21.8°C 32.3°C 4.4mm
Sat
Feb 17
22.8°C 34.6°C 1.0mm

South Johnstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
1134.9mm
37.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
911.0mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1792.6mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
194.2mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
17.9°C
Feb 12
Highest Temperature
38.8°C
Jan 3

South Johnstone Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.9°C
12th
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
7th 1990
Average This Month
22.1°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
17th
Highest On Record
39.6°C
12th 1992
Average This Month
31.6°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
194.2mm
5th
Total This Month
400.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
594.6mm
18.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1496.7mm
1977
Driest On Record
23.4mm
1984
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