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17.04°S 144.34°E 293m AMSL

Mareeba Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.4°C rising
Updated at 23:50 EST

Peninsula for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Thunderstorms likely, with possible heavy falls. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Thunderstorms likely, with possible heavy falls in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Palmerville

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.4°C rising
Dew Point 24.4°C rising
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1010.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 13.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 22.3°C
Low Isles 25.8°C
Cairns Ap 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9am

Slight chance shower
26°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
29°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mareeba 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 shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 80% 50% 40% 40% 60% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 12
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 71% 66% 66% 57% 70% 55% 67% 52% 65% 48% 69% 56% 68% 61%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C

Mareeba Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:38 EST
set
Sun 18:30 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
Sat
Feb 25
23.2°C 33°C 39.2mm
Fri
Feb 24
24.2°C 32.7°C 3.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.4°C 33.8°C 14.2mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.3°C 33.4°C 3.4mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.5°C 32.2°C 0.2mm

Palmerville Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
532.0mm
35.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
306.0mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
317.4mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
35.9°C
Jan 1

Palmerville Almanac

full climatology
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
39.2mm
25th
Total This Month
122.2mm
15 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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Weather News

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15:19 EDT

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Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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