Lockhart River Weather


Lockhart River Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 29°C
thunderstorms

Now

25.6°C steady
Updated at 01:20 EST

Peninsula for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and rain at times. A thunderstorm likely. Heavy falls possible. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Trevor. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the high 20s.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers and rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NE 30 to 45 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Trevor. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Lockhart River Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C steady
Dew Point 24.6°C steady
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
N 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1002.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 56.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
18:37 EST

Nearby Now

Coen Ap 24.2°C
Weipa Ap 25.1°C
Horn Island 27.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Weipa

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm. Windy
25°C

6am

Chance shower or storm. Windy
24°C

9am

Chance shower or storm. Windy
26°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm. Windy
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 22:53 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Wed 22:47 EST
for People in Parts of Peninsula and North Tropical Coast and Tablelands Forecast Districts

Qld - Wed 19:30 EST
Tropical Cyclone Advice QLD. A Tropical Cyclone may affect coastal and island communities within the next 48 hours.

Qld - Wed 12:41 EST
Flood Watch for catchments north of Innisfail to Kowanyama

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Lockhart River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 21
Fri
Mar 22
Sat
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Sun
Mar 24
Mon
Mar 25
Tue
Mar 26
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Mar 27

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Maximum 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 70% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 20-40mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 30
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NE 30km/h
NE
NE 27km/h
NE
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 21km/h
NE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 90% 88% 88% 86% 86% 82% 83% 78% 82% 75% 82% 76% 78% 80%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C

Lockhart River Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:37 EST
last light
18:59 EST
moon
set
Thu 06:25 EST
rise
Thu 19:01 EST
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13
moon
Fri
Apr 19

Lockhart River Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 20
23.4°C 29°C 302.0mm
Tue
Mar 19
24.5°C 26.6°C 30.8mm
Mon
Mar 18
23.5°C 28.8°C 17.4mm
Sun
Mar 17
23.7°C 31.7°C 11.2mm
Sat
Mar 16
24.6°C 30.7°C 12.8mm

Lockhart River Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
1244.8mm
64.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
970.2mm
63 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
790.4mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
302.0mm
Mar 20
Lowest Temperature
20.8°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
36.6°C
Feb 21

Lockhart River Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
18.2°C
22nd 1991
Average This Month
24.3°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.4°C
7th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
2nd 1988
Average This Month
30.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
302.0mm
20th
Total This Month
420.2mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
449.5mm
22.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1285.6mm
1960
Driest On Record
83.1mm
1968
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Weather News

Mass evacuations for NT coastal communities as Cyclone Trevor approaches

00:20 EDT

Mass evacuations have been triggered for communities from Groote Eylandt down the Gulf of Carpentaria, as Tropical Cyclone Trevor looks to turn into a category four system.

Cyclone Veronica forms off WA coast, with warning 'strong system' set to reach Pilbara

23:27 EDT

A low-pressure system to the north of Western Australia has rapidly intensified into a category two cyclone, with a blue alert issued for a stretch of the Pilbara coast.

Gulf fisherman thought he 'was going to die' in Cyclone Trevor nightmare at sea

19:59 EDT

A commercial fisherman in the Gulf of Carpentaria says he feared for his life, when he was caught in rough seas as Cyclone Trevor crossed Cape York Peninsula on Tuesday night.