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Townsville Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 28°C

Now

17.0°C falling
Updated at 00:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Clear. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.0°C falling
Dew Point 15.6°C rising
Feels Like 17.0°C
Relative Humidity 91%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
18:05 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 14.1°C
Alva Beach 18.2°C
Mingela 10.7°C
Lucinda Point 20.3°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
15°C

6am

Clear
13°C

9am

Clear
20°C

12pm

Clear
27°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 30% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 23
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
23
km/h
1
km/h
21
km/h
4
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
28
km/h
9
km/h
28
km/h
7
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction S 23km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
E 1km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
ESE 4km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
Relative Humidity 35% 25% 44% 38% 54% 41% 52% 47% 59% 50% 57% 51% 60% 50%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
18:05 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
rise
Wed 12:10 EST
set
Thu 01:32 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
13.4°C 28°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
12.9°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
13.9°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
14.0°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
11.2°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
930.4mm
69.1 Day(s)
Total For 2014
960.8mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
557.4mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
174.6mm
Apr 13
Lowest Temperature
7.3°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
35.8°C
Jan 29

Townsville Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
13.2°C
-4.2°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
36.5°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
26.8°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.5mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
84.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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