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Sandy Cape Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 22°C
showers

Now

27.1°C rising
Updated at 13:30 EST

Wide Bay & Burnett for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Hervey Bay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C rising
Dew Point 19.7°C falling
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1018.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 26.3°C
Bundaberg Ap 28.1°C
Double Is Pt 25.4°C

Next 12 hours in Hervey Bay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Shower
26°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
22°C

12am

Chance shower
20°C

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Sandy Cape 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 29
Sat
Apr 30
Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers easing

Thunder-
storms

Showers easing

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 60% 70% 80% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 28
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
NE 10km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 81% 83% 83% 84% 83% 84% 81% 82% 82% 78% 75% 77% 77%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 20°C 23°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C

Sandy Cape Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:44 EST
moon
rise
Fri 23:00 EST
set
Sat 12:24 EST
moon
Sat
Apr 30
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22

Sandy Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 29
22°C - 0.7mm
Thu
Apr 28
21.5°C 27°C 0.3mm
Wed
Apr 27
21.4°C 26.3°C 0.4mm
Tue
Apr 26
20.1°C 24.9°C 9.6mm
Mon
Apr 25
20.6°C 26.5°C 0.0mm

Sandy Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
610.4mm
59.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
450.1mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
368.2mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
115.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
19.4°C
Apr 16
Highest Temperature
31.8°C
Jan 25

Sandy Cape Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.4°C
16th
Lowest On Record
13.3°C
27th 1983
Average This Month
20.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
20.1°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
21st
Highest On Record
31.4°C
4th 2006
Average This Month
27.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
26.8°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.7mm
16th
Total This Month
42.7mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
118.7mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
523.3mm
1923
Driest On Record
6.2mm
1897
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