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Sandy Cape Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.2°C falling
Updated at 02:00 EST

Wide Bay Burnett for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.
Tuesday Mostly sunny morning. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Hervey Bay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.2°C falling
Dew Point 19.2°C falling
Feels Like 22.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:48 EST

Nearby Now

Maryborough 19.3°C
Bundaberg Ap 19.9°C
Double Is Pt 23.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Hervey Bay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Wide Bay Burnett Weather Warnings

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Sandy Cape 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Mar 30
Tue
Mar 31
Wed
Apr 1
Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 40% 30% 30% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 17
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
E 10km/h
E
Relative Humidity 71% 68% 69% 67% 69% 69% 73% 71% 70% 69% 74% 74% 77% 76%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 18°C 23°C 18°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 19°C 23°C 19°C 24°C

Sandy Cape Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:32 EST
sunrise
05:55 EST
sunset
17:48 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Mon 10:37 EST
set
Mon 21:37 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 1
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23

Sandy Cape Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 26
21.4°C - 0.4mm
Wed
Mar 25
22.8°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 24
21.4°C 27.9°C 3.4mm
Mon
Mar 23
22.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 22
23.4°C 29.3°C 0.0mm

Sandy Cape Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
489.9mm
44.2 Day(s)
Total For 2020
674.6mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
173.2mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
243.3mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
14.9°C
Mar 9
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Feb 4

Sandy Cape Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.9°C
9th
Lowest On Record
14.6°C
15th 1994
Average This Month
20.9°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
7th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
9th 1995
Average This Month
28.8°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
28.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
132.0mm
9th
Total This Month
199.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
158.9mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
567.1mm
1898
Driest On Record
6.8mm
1995
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