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Kowanyama Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

30.2°C falling
Updated at 11:20 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Kowanyama Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.2°C falling
Dew Point 23.4°C falling
Feels Like 34.8°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
E 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1011.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
19:11 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 29.7°C
Weipa Ap 29.5°C
Lockhart River Ap 28.1°C

Next 12 hours in Kowanyama

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kowanyama 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 8
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
2
km/h
6
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
2
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NW 6km/h
NW
ENE 2km/h
ENE
W 6km/h
W
N 2km/h
N
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NNE 2km/h
NNE
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
W 8km/h
W
Relative Humidity 82% 73% 81% 74% 81% 73% 80% 71% 77% 65% 73% 63% 73% 68%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C

Kowanyama Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
19:11 EST
last light
19:34 EST
moon
rise
Tue 22:54 EST
set
Wed 11:13 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Kowanyama Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
25°C - 0.4mm
Mon
Jan 16
25.5°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
25.1°C 30.4°C 15.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
25.1°C 33.1°C 10.2mm
Fri
Jan 13
25.2°C 32.6°C 15.8mm

Kowanyama Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
346.3mm
17.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
172.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
80.2mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
52.4mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
24.4°C
Jan 12
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Jan 2

Kowanyama Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
17.2°C
27th 2006
Average This Month
25.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.5°C
8th 1991
Average This Month
31.9°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
33.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
52.4mm
12th
Total This Month
172.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
346.3mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
814.8mm
1930
Driest On Record
77.9mm
1947
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