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Townsville Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 29°C
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Now

29.9°C rising
Updated at 02:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Destructive wind gusts exceeding 130 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.9°C rising
Dew Point 19.7°C falling
Feels Like 31.5°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
SW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1001.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:18 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.4°C
Ayr 27.5°C
Alva Beach 26.0°C
Lucinda Point 29.8°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Rain
26°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9am

Slight chance shower. Windy
27°C

12pm

Chance shower. Windy
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 02:01 EST
Warning Zone: Lucinda to St Lawrence, Mackay, & the Whitsun Islands, Extending Inland to Charters Towers, Mount Coolon, Moranbah, & Pentland

Qld - Mon 22:00 EST
Hurricane Force Wind Warning Townsville Coast, Mackay Coast and Great Barrier Reef. Gale Warning Cairns Coast and Capricornia Coast

Qld - Mon 11:52 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Rollingstone to Gladstone, inland to the upper Flinders, upper Thomson & Barcoo catchments

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 32°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 22°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 40% 50% 70% 50%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 34
km/h
35
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SW 34km/h
SW
W 35km/h
W
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 31km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
N 20km/h
N
SW 12km/h
SW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
S 11km/h
S
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 71% 70% 73% 71% 72% 60% 66% 55% 63% 52% 68% 60% 72% 57%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 23°C 24°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 23°C

Townsville 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
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
18:18 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
rise
Tue 06:08 EST
set
Tue 18:32 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
27.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.7°C 32.5°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
23.9°C 33.5°C 0.4mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 30.4°C 37.6mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.3°C 31.0°C 31.4mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
769.0mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
449.8mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
729.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
28th 1951
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
15th 1993
Average This Month
32.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.6mm
24th
Total This Month
146.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
190.0mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
696.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2008
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Cyclone Debbie reaches category four, thousands in low-lying Mackay areas told to leave

02:53 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has intensified to category four and is expected to hit the north Queensland coast on Tuesday morning, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Navy's largest ships unable to join Cyclone Debbie emergency response amid engine troubles

02:09 EDT

Engineers are frantically working to solve engine problems on the Royal Australian Navy's two largest ships, with fears the Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs) could be out of action for several weeks.

Tropical Cyclone Debbie: Queenslanders preparing for worst cyclone since Yasi

00:42 EDT

As Tropical Cyclone Debbie strengthens off the coast near Townsville in north Queensland, residents are being warned to prepare for the worst storm to hit the state since Cyclone Yasi in 2011.