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Townsville Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.6°C steady
Updated at 09:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Sunny. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.6°C steady
Dew Point 20.1°C rising
Feels Like 28.0°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:26 EST
Sunset sunset
18:30 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Nov 18
Mon
Nov 19
Tue
Nov 20
Wed
Nov 21
Thu
Nov 22
Fri
Nov 23
Sat
Nov 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 30% 40% 90% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 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 20
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 20km/h
ENE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 29km/h
NE
N 22km/h
N
NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 27km/h
NNE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
NE 29km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 57% 55% 58% 55% 62% 60% 62% 60% 62% 61% 60% 59% 46% 55%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 18°C 23°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:03 EST
sunrise
05:26 EST
sunset
18:30 EST
last light
18:53 EST
moon
rise
Sun 14:00 EST
set
Mon 02:35 EST
moon
Fri
Nov 23
moon
Fri
Nov 30
moon
Fri
Dec 7
moon
Sat
Dec 15

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Nov 18
23°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 17
22.9°C 31°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 16
23.8°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 15
23.8°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 14
23.2°C 30.9°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
1001.6mm
80.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
840.2mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
741.0mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
147.6mm
Mar 1
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
14.1°C
21st 1986
Average This Month
23.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
41.0°C
15th 1971
Average This Month
31.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
9th
Total This Month
7.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
59.0mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
345.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1990
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