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Sandy Cape Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
possible_shower

Now

25.9°C falling
Updated at 00:51 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers inland, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of gusty thunderstorms (possibly severe), with possible heavy falls. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and patchy rain along the coastal fringe, medium (40%) chance elsewhere, decreasing during the morning. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm in the morning. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Hervey Bay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C falling
Dew Point 22.2°C rising
Feels Like 27.5°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
NNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:36 EST
Sunset sunset
18:25 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 24.8°C
Bundaberg Ap 25.2°C
Gympie 23.0°C

Next 12 hours in Hervey Bay

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower
24°C

6am

Chance shower
23°C

9am

Chance shower
30°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
32°C

Wide Bay & Burnett Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 23:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: South East Gulf of Carpentaria and North East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Sandy Cape 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 20
Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26

Possible shower

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 60% 50% 80% 50% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 10
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 10km/h
WNW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 77% 76% 78% 78% 81% 78% 74% 74% 75% 73% 72% 72% 72% 72%
Dew Point 23°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 24°C 21°C 24°C

Sandy Cape Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:13 EST
sunrise
05:36 EST
sunset
18:25 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
set
Mon 13:21 EST
rise
Tue 00:35 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Sandy Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 18
- - -
Fri
Feb 17
- - -
Thu
Feb 16
- - -
Wed
Feb 15
- - -
Tue
Feb 14
- - -

Sandy Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
332.2mm
28.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
36.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
324.2mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
14.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
21.4°C
Jan 6
Highest Temperature
32.6°C
Jan 25

Sandy Cape Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.8°C
5th 1989
Average This Month
24.0°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.4°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.3°C
8th 1996
Average This Month
31.6°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
171.7mm
14.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
810.8mm
1888
Driest On Record
7.4mm
1932
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12:10 EDT

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