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South Johnstone Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
showers

Now

27.4°C rising
Updated at 07:50 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at South Johnstone

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.4°C rising
Dew Point 24.4°C falling
Feels Like 31.1°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:59 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 26.1°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

South Johnstone 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Showers
Maximum 31°C 31°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 60% 60% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 6
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 71% 81% 73% 77% 62% 76% 68% 82% 71% 83% 74% 84% 78%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°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 New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:36 EST
sunrise
05:59 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:38 EST
rise
Thu 04:13 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

South Johnstone Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
23.6°C 32°C 5.8mm
Mon
Jan 23
23.8°C 32.5°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 22
23.9°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
22.8°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
21.8°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

South Johnstone Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
537.8mm
18.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
995.0mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
93.6mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
266.6mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
21.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 22

South Johnstone Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
14.4°C
17th 1965
Average This Month
23.7°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
22nd
Highest On Record
40.0°C
8th 1994
Average This Month
31.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
31.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
266.6mm
10th
Total This Month
995.0mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
537.8mm
18.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
2740.6mm
1981
Driest On Record
12.1mm
1947
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16:02 EDT

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