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Kowanyama Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

32.3°C rising
Updated at 14:40 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

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Temperature 32.3°C rising
Dew Point 23.3°C steady
Feels Like 37.5°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1007.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
19:00 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 32.6°C
Weipa Ap 33.5°C
Lockhart River Ap 29.9°C

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
27°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 33°C 32°C 33°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 70% 70% 30% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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
6
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction E 6km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
E 8km/h
E
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
SSE 11km/h
SSE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 84% 67% 81% 60% 77% 57% 76% 54% 74% 49% 73% 51% 76% 63%
Dew Point 26°C 26°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C

Kowanyama Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
19:00 EST
last light
19:22 EST
moon
set
Sat 17:58 EST
rise
Sun 05:55 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
23.3°C - 49.8mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.5°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.9°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.7°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.7°C 32.4°C 13.2mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
721.0mm
34.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
680.2mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
396.6mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
23.3°C
Feb 25
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Jan 25

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.3°C
25th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
26th 1977
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
12th 1990
Average This Month
32.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
32.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
49.8mm
25th
Total This Month
291.2mm
18 Day(s)
Long-term Average
374.7mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1470.6mm
2014
Driest On Record
41.2mm
1952
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Weather News

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15:19 EDT

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Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

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Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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