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Kowanyama Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.7°C steady
Updated at 02:20 EST

Peninsula for Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C steady
Dew Point 24.7°C steady
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1007.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:41 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 24.5°C
Weipa Ap 26.3°C
Lockhart River Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

9am

Slight chance storm
30°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
33°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 00:02 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast Cancellation for the Following Area: Cairns Coast

Qld - Fri 14:35 EST
Initial Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cooktown to Mackay extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 70% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 4
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 4km/h
N
W 12km/h
W
W 4km/h
W
W 16km/h
W
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
SW 9km/h
SW
W 14km/h
W
Relative Humidity 79% 70% 79% 65% 77% 66% 74% 65% 77% 67% 77% 66% 76% 58%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C 24°C

Kowanyama Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
18:41 EST
last light
19:02 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:41 EST
set
Sat 16:34 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
22.7°C 33°C 28.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.3°C 32.9°C 11.6mm
Wed
Mar 22
25.1°C 33.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
25.0°C 32.8°C 9.4mm
Mon
Mar 20
23.9°C 33.0°C 25.0mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
961.5mm
48.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1007.6mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
675.2mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
73.6mm
Mar 6
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Feb 26
Highest Temperature
35.3°C
Mar 8

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
24th
Lowest On Record
13.3°C
1st 1970
Average This Month
24.8°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
38.0°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
33.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
32.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
73.6mm
6th
Total This Month
294.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
240.5mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
686.5mm
1995
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1942
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