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Mareeba Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.7°C steady
Updated at 06:19 EST

Peninsula for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Palmerville

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C steady
Dew Point 24.0°C rising
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
ENE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:49 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 22.6°C
Low Isles 26.6°C
Cairns Ap 24.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
26°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 06:13 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: South East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Mareeba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 50% 70% 90% 70% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 5
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 5km/h
ENE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 70% 66% 72% 63% 69% 62% 71% 65% 67% 61% 66% 52% 69% 55%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C

Mareeba Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
18:49 EST
last light
19:11 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:20 EST
rise
Thu 02:57 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Palmerville Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
22.3°C 33°C 23.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
24.1°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.8°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
24.3°C 33.7°C 4.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
23.4°C 34.9°C 0.0mm

Palmerville Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
532.0mm
35.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
246.0mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
310.6mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 1

Palmerville Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
17.4°C
10th 1900
Average This Month
23.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
16th
Highest On Record
41.0°C
12th 1990
Average This Month
33.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
32.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.4mm
20th
Total This Month
62.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
264.7mm
17.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
648.8mm
1913
Driest On Record
10.0mm
1990
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