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Kowanyama Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 26°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

31.8°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms, increasing to a high chance inland. Possible heavy falls with thunderstorms inland. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.8°C rising
Dew Point 25.9°C rising
Feels Like 40.2°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
WNW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
19:03 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 28.7°C
Weipa Ap 30.4°C
Lockhart River Ap 30.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 34°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 70% 60% 80% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 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 8
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 15km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 13km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 72% 63% 71% 60% 76% 65% 82% 71% 82% 73% 84% 72% 82% 70%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C

Kowanyama Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:09 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
19:03 EST
last light
19:25 EST
moon
set
Tue 22:09 EST
rise
Wed 10:49 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
26°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
26°C 35°C 3mm
Sun
Feb 18
26.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
24.3°C 34.2°C 3.2mm
Fri
Feb 16
27.4°C 31.2°C 0.0mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
714.6mm
34.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
412.0mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
617.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.4mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
21.8°C
Feb 5
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 9

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
5th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
26th 1977
Average This Month
25.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
12th 1990
Average This Month
33.8°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
32.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.2mm
5th
Total This Month
48.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
369.7mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1470.6mm
2014
Driest On Record
41.2mm
1952
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