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21.27°S 141.29°E 166m AMSL

Cannington Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 43°C
sunny

Now

32.5°C falling
Updated at 21:30 EST

Northwest for Wednesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower south of Mt Isa during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning E/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.
Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Areas of raised dust south of Mt Isa at night. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Cannington

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.5°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 29.4°C
Relative Humidity 19%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1009.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 25.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:46 EST
Sunset sunset
19:13 EST

Nearby Now

Julia Creek Ap 30.9°C
Cloncurry Ap 34.3°C
Phosphate Hill 32.7°C
Richmond 32.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cannington

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
31°C

3am

Clear
28°C

6am

Clear
25°C

9am

Clear
35°C

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Weatherpulse

Cannington 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 43°C 43°C 42°C 41°C 41°C 42°C 42°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 20% 5% 5% 5% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 22
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction N 22km/h
N
ESE 23km/h
ESE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SE 15km/h
SE
SSW 15km/h
SSW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
NE 18km/h
NE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 23% 13% 22% 11% 14% 14% 11% 9% 10% 6% 16% 12% 21% 14%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 5°C 10°C -1°C 2°C -2°C -3°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 10°C

Cannington Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon
first light
05:22 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
19:13 EST
last light
19:38 EST
moon
set
Thu 05:35 EST
rise
Thu 19:16 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Cannington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 11
25.4°C 43°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
24.0°C 41.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
25.4°C 42.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
20.5°C 43.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 7
18.9°C 41.9°C 0.0mm

Cannington Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
343.3mm
42.1 Day(s)
Total For 2019
684.2mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
362.0mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
178.2mm
Mar 27
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
Jun 22
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Dec 8

Cannington Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
27th 2006
Average This Month
20.6°C
-3.4°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.1°C
8th
Highest On Record
46.1°C
31st 2013
Average This Month
38.9°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
38.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.4mm
1st
Total This Month
2.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.9mm
5.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
2003
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2002
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