Cardwell Climate

Cardwell Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.6 31.4 30.8 29.3 27.2 25.5 25.0 26.0 27.7 29.3 30.6 31.5 28.8
Mean Min (°C)
23.4 23.5 22.6 20.8 18.5 15.7 14.5 15.2 17.3 19.7 21.8 23.0 19.6
Mean Rain (mm)
439.5 459.6 391.4 197.6 95.8 43.0 30.6 27.0 37.0 54.5 114.8 198.4 2090.1
Median Rain (mm)
377.7 414.1 316.8 153.3 77.2 32.0 21.0 21.6 20.8 36.6 85.7 138.8 2013.0
Mean Rain Days
16.1 16.4 17.0 14.7 11.8 7.8 6.2 5.8 5.8 7.0 9.2 11.7 129.9

Cardwell Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
41.7 41.8 38.7 34.7 31.7 31.1 30.2 32.5 36.0 36.6 40.0 42.6 42.6
Low Max (°C)
23.9 24.1 23.9 22.6 17.5 16.7 18.5 17.8 19.1 22.1 23.8 23.4 16.7
High Min (°C)
28.8 28.3 29.1 25.5 24.7 22.9 22.1 23.0 23.9 27.2 27.5 28.0 29.1
Low Min (°C)
17.2 16.8 14.4 11.0 6.1 3.3 2.8 4.2 6.5 9.2 14.4 15.1 2.8
High Rain (mm)
527.1 391.4 463.3 326.1 205.7 114.5 166.1 83.6 174.4 185.0 213.6 335.3 527.1

Cardwell Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.2 34.3 32.7 30.9 28.9 27.5 27.1 28.6 30.0 32.3 33.1 34.0 30.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.7 29.3 28.9 27.6 25.6 22.6 22.9 23.4 25.5 27.2 28.2 28.9 27.0
High Mn. Min (°C)
24.9 24.7 24.4 23.0 21.7 19.1 18.9 17.6 21.2 22.8 23.5 24.6 21.3
Low Mn. Min (°C)
21.4 21.9 20.9 18.5 15.2 11.0 10.4 12.3 13.1 16.1 20.2 21.0 18.3
High Rain (mm)
1836.0 1330.5 1065.8 1178.8 347.4 199.2 190.6 122.7 336.0 328.0 653.2 1051.8 4087.7
Low Rain (mm)
5.6 36.3 25.1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 900.4

Cardwell Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

CARDWELL MARINE PDE

Mean daily minimum temp
Mean daily maximum temp
Highest/lowest on record
Highest/lowest on record
Mean monthly rainfall

Cardwell Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
≥ 35.0°C
1.5 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.9 4.7
≥ 30.0°C
25.3 21.6 22.2 10.8 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.4 2.6 11.4 19.9 25.9 140.7
≤ 2.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
≤ 0.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Cardwell 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.8 33.9 32.8 31.2 29.2 27.5 26.9 28.0 29.5 31.1 32.3 33.3 32.2
Low Max
29.6 29.0 28.9 27.3 25.5 23.6 23.3 24.4 26.2 27.7 29.1 30.0 25.6
High Min
24.9 24.8 24.1 22.9 21.2 19.4 18.5 18.7 20.3 22.5 24.0 24.9 23.7
Low Min
21.8 22.2 20.9 18.5 15.4 11.1 9.5 11.3 13.8 16.7 19.4 21.0 14.7

Cardwell Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
65 64 63 61 63 64 64 63 62 63 63 64 63.0
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1958 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2021
Years of Maxima
65 64 63 63 64 64 64 64 63 63 63 64 63.0
Earliest Entry
1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1957 1958 1957 1957 1957
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2021
Years of Rainfall
132 134 133 133 133 135 136 137 135 136 135 134 132.0
Earliest Entry
1888 1887 1888 1887 1887 1880 1875 1874 1882 1876 1880 1881 1874
Latest Entry
2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2021 2020 2020 2021

Station Details

CARDWELL MARINE PDE
North Coast & Tableland, Queensland
18.2544°S 146.0192°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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