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17.04°S 144.34°E 293m AMSL

Mareeba Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.2°C falling
Updated at 03:20 EST

Peninsula for Friday Mostly clear. The slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (50%) chance of showers north of Weipa, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mareeba Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C falling
Dew Point 17.8°C rising
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SSE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 27.2°C
Cairns Ap 24.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mareeba

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Peninsula Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 02:47 EST
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Qld - Fri 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Capricornia Coast

National Forecast

Mareeba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 40% 70% 90% 90% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 14
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 43% 59% 51% 62% 51% 66% 55% 61% 54% 57% 51% 56% 53%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 21°C

Mareeba Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:14 EST
sunrise
05:37 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Sat 14:49 EST
set
Sun 02:56 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Palmerville Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
24.3°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
20.6°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
18.9°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.5°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
20.8°C 37.6°C 0.0mm

Palmerville Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1048.8mm
83.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
792.8mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
476.0mm
66 Day(s)
Wettest Day
84.6mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
9.6°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Dec 2

Palmerville Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
13.9°C
7th 1898
Average This Month
20.8°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.0°C
2nd 1992
Average This Month
38.9°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
155.8mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
461.4mm
1907
Driest On Record
2.5mm
1938
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