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Low Isles Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.9°C rising
Updated at 14:20 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Low Isles

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.5°C rising
Feels Like 28.0°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1015.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Cairns Ap 25.0°C
Mareeba Ap 26.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Low Isles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 20
Sat
Jul 21
Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24
Wed
Jul 25
Thu
Jul 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 40% 40% 30% 50% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 12
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction S 12km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 72% 79% 67% 81% 71% 79% 68% 79% 67% 80% 70% 74% 67%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C

Low Isles Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
set
Sat 01:03 EST
rise
Sat 13:02 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11
moon
Sat
Aug 18

Low Isles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 20
20.9°C - 0.2mm
Thu
Jul 19
21.4°C 24.5°C 1.8mm
Wed
Jul 18
20.7°C 23.7°C 6.2mm
Tue
Jul 17
21.3°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 16
21.2°C 26.5°C 0.0mm

Low Isles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1702.4mm
107.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1590.8mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1465.2mm
127 Day(s)
Wettest Day
194.6mm
Mar 26
Lowest Temperature
19.4°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
37.1°C
Jan 4

Low Isles Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.4°C
10th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
31st 1996
Average This Month
21.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
29.7°C
29th 1998
Average This Month
25.4°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.5°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
33.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
54.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
36.3mm
8.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
179.0mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1910
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