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South Johnstone Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 23°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

28.5°C rising
Updated at 09:30 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the far north early this morning. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C rising
Dew Point 23.1°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
ENE 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:49 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 26.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

South Johnstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Thunder-
storms clearing

Fog then sunny

Late thunder

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 70% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
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
11
km/h
2
km/h
11
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction S 3km/h
S
E 11km/h
E
NW 2km/h
NW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
WNW 2km/h
WNW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
N 3km/h
N
E 10km/h
E
SSE 3km/h
SSE
E 10km/h
E
SE 5km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
NE 4km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 79% 64% 72% 54% 69% 57% 79% 74% 83% 77% 87% 77% 85% 78%
Dew Point 25°C 24°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

South Johnstone Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:11 EST
moon
set
Sun 20:30 EST
rise
Mon 08:47 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
Sun
Feb 18
22°C - 4mm
Sat
Feb 17
22.8°C 35°C 1.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
24.9°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
22.4°C 33.4°C 0.2mm
Wed
Feb 14
20.8°C 34.0°C 0.0mm

South Johnstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
1134.9mm
37.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
904.2mm
34 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
22.0°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
39.6°C
12th 1992
Average This Month
31.4°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
194.2mm
5th
Total This Month
394.0mm
10 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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09:08 EDT

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18:12 EDT

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