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Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

7.1°C rising
Updated at 04:40 EST

Central West for Sunday Clear. Light winds becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Clermont Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.1°C rising
Dew Point 2.4°C rising
Feels Like 7.1°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Hughenden Ap 10.2°C
Longreach Ap 14.6°C
Mingela 16.1°C

Next 12 hours in Longreach

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
11°C

9am

Clear
16°C

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

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Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 27°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 12°C 14°C 13°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NE 6km/h
NE
SE 6km/h
SE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 6km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
Relative Humidity 75% 32% 53% 34% 41% 27% 35% 22% 35% 20% 47% 24% 54% 27%
Dew Point 14°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 3°C 4°C -1°C 1°C -1°C 0°C 4°C 4°C 9°C 6°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:58 EST
last light
18:21 EST
moon
set
Mon 08:37 EST
rise
Mon 20:56 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
12.1°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
11.6°C 26.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
11.4°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
11.1°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
12.8°C 25.7°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
484.8mm
47.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
257.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
384.6mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.0mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
4.2°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Feb 21

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
11.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.1°C
30th 2000
Average This Month
26.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.5mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
128.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1999
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