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Townsville Ap Climate

Townsville Ap Long-term Averages

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Mean Max (°C)
31.4 31.2 30.7 29.7 27.7 25.6 25.1 26.1 27.8 29.5 30.8 31.5 28.9
Mean Min (°C)
24.3 24.1 23.0 20.6 17.7 14.7 13.7 14.7 17.4 20.7 22.9 24.1 19.8
Mean Rain (mm)
268.7 296.8 192.1 65.8 33.2 21.2 14.9 16.1 10.4 23.4 59.0 128.0 1134.6
Median Rain (mm)
212.6 227.8 138.2 30.4 15.2 9.4 2.5 4.2 2.3 13.4 32.1 82.2 1070.4
Mean Rain Days
14.5 15.4 12.7 7.7 5.8 4.3 3.2 2.6 2.5 4.8 7.3 9.8 90.2

Townsville Ap Daily Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max (°C)
44.3 42.7 37.6 35.8 32.2 32.2 31.6 33.3 36.5 37.1 41.0 42.1 44.3
Low Max (°C)
23.9 24.5 24.3 21.1 16.6 13.9 16.4 15.8 19.0 23.6 24.4 22.9 13.9
High Min (°C)
29.0 30.6 27.9 26.6 25.2 23.0 22.2 23.1 25.1 26.4 27.9 28.8 30.6
Low Min (°C)
18.7 17.9 16.7 10.9 6.2 4.4 3.5 1.1 7.7 8.2 14.1 17.9 1.1
High Rain (mm)
548.8 317.6 366.5 271.6 115.2 93.0 89.8 134.2 64.6 89.4 132.8 206.8 548.8

Townsville Ap Monthly Records

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Mn. Max (°C)
34.1 34.3 33.1 31.4 29.8 27.5 26.8 27.5 29.4 31.0 33.5 33.7 30.1
Low Mn. Max (°C)
28.2 28.8 29.0 27.6 26.1 22.9 23.6 24.3 26.1 27.5 28.9 29.2 27.8
High Mn. Min (°C)
25.7 25.6 24.8 22.8 21.3 18.4 18.4 17.4 22.1 23.0 24.5 26.1 21.6
Low Mn. Min (°C)
21.7 21.4 20.5 18.1 14.4 10.9 10.1 8.8 13.8 17.9 21.1 21.7 17.7
High Rain (mm)
1141.7 960.8 696.2 546.2 180.8 111.4 173.7 258.2 84.4 252.8 345.2 458.0 2399.8
Low Rain (mm)
8.8 4.2 2.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.0 397.6

Townsville Ap Annual Temperatures & Rainfall

TOWNSVILLE AERO

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

Townsville Ap Average Number of Days With Temperatures

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
≥ 40.0°C
0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
≥ 35.0°C
0.8 0.6 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.8 3.4
≥ 30.0°C
25.5 22.2 22.9 13.1 1.5 0.1 0.1 0.4 2.7 10.0 21.7 26.5 144.9
≤ 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

Townsville Ap 'per Week' Values (14th/86th Percentiles)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
High Max
33.2 32.8 32.2 31.1 29.3 27.5 26.7 27.6 29.3 31.1 32.1 33.0 31.8
Low Max
29.5 29.3 29.2 28.1 26.1 23.6 23.3 24.4 26.2 27.9 29.3 29.9 25.6
High Min
26.2 25.6 24.6 22.9 21.0 18.5 17.8 18.7 20.7 23.4 24.9 26.1 24.5
Low Min
22.5 22.5 21.1 18.2 14.1 10.5 9.5 11.0 14.0 17.8 20.9 22.1 14.1

Townsville Ap Data Availability

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
Years of Minima
77 77 77 77 77 76 76 76 76 76 77 77 76.4
Earliest Entry
1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1940 1940 1940 1940
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Maxima
77 77 77 77 77 76 76 76 76 76 77 77 76.6
Earliest Entry
1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1940 1940 1940 1940
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017
Years of Rainfall
77 77 77 77 77 76 76 76 76 76 76 76 76.4
Earliest Entry
1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941 1941
Latest Entry
2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016 2017

Station Details

TOWNSVILLE AERO
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
19.2483°S 146.7661°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1940
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