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21.79°S 145.94°E 307m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 36°C
sunny

Now

24.6°C steady
Updated at 04:30 EST

Central West for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Longreach early this evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Hughenden Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C steady
Dew Point 6.4°C steady
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1012.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 9.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:27 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Longreach Ap 25.7°C
Mingela 20.9°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
35°C

12pm

Clear
40°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 36°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 35°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 90% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 8
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 3km/h
ENE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
Relative Humidity 59% 28% 57% 25% 58% 26% 58% 27% 62% 39% 66% 51% 71% 52%
Dew Point 20°C 15°C 19°C 14°C 20°C 15°C 20°C 15°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:03 EST
sunrise
05:27 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Tue 10:58 EST
set
Tue 23:53 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
21.7°C 37°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
22.3°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.8°C 38.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
21.2°C 39.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
22.1°C 37.7°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
662.4mm
65.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
506.2mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
315.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
5.7°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Feb 18

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
17.3°C
7th 1999
Average This Month
21.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
22.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.8°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
38.0°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
34.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.2mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
272.5mm
2000
Driest On Record
9.4mm
2013
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