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Kowanyama Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

38.1°C rising
Updated at 16:10 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 39.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

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Temperature 38.1°C rising
Dew Point 15.2°C falling
Feels Like 38.1°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1003.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 23.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:56 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 32.4°C
Weipa Ap 37.5°C
Lockhart River Ap 30.6°C

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

3am

Mostly clear
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 39°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 37°C 36°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 70% 80% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 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 15
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction E 15km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
NE 13km/h
NE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
E 17km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SSE 16km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
WNW 15km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 53% 31% 49% 30% 53% 40% 59% 39% 57% 40% 59% 43% 62% 49%
Dew Point 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C

Kowanyama 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
05:31 EST
sunrise
05:55 EST
sunset
18:56 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
set
Fri 01:38 EST
rise
Fri 14:05 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
25.8°C 39°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
22.5°C 38.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
22.6°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
24.3°C 39.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
21.8°C 37.9°C 0.0mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1291.5mm
73.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
842.2mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
685.2mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
62.8mm
May 23
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Jul 17
Highest Temperature
40.2°C
Sep 26

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
14.6°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
23.6°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
2nd
Highest On Record
41.0°C
12th 2002
Average This Month
38.9°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
34.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.5mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
539.5mm
1926
Driest On Record
17.5mm
1966
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