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Cardwell Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 28°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

25.6°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon in the south and west. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely in the south and west. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

Currently at Cowley Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C falling
Dew Point 20.8°C falling
Feels Like 26.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 4km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:33 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

South Johnstone 24.1°C
Lucinda Point 24.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
21°C

3am

Clear
21°C

6am

Clear
20°C

9am

Clear
26°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cardwell 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 11
Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms clearing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 40% 20% 20% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 12
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 66% 57% 68% 58% 69% 57% 68% 56% 67% 55% 69% 59% 67% 54%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C

Cardwell Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 EST
sunrise
05:33 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Tue 01:22 EST
set
Tue 13:44 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cardwell Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
23°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
24°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
- 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
24.4°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 6
23.3°C 31°C 0.0mm

Cardwell Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
2083.0mm
128.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1910.6mm
121 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1955.4mm
153 Day(s)
Wettest Day
185.0mm
Oct 19
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
38.0°C
Mar 29

Cardwell Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
23.5°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.6°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
30.9°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
45.0mm
4th
Total This Month
52.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
193.6mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
989.2mm
1903
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.