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Townsville Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 33°C
showers

Now

25.7°C steady
Updated at 00:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers developing along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C steady
Dew Point 24.5°C steady
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 22.9°C
Alva Beach 28.0°C
Ayr 25.4°C
Lucinda Point 28.8°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance storm
27°C

6am

Shower
27°C

9am

Chance shower
31°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
34°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 32°C 31°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 60% 60% 70% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
UV Index 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 17
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
18
km/h
29
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
E 29km/h
E
SSE 16km/h
SSE
E 29km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 29km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
E 31km/h
E
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 68% 63% 62% 56% 65% 59% 63% 53% 64% 58% 65% 61% 67% 63%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:53 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:32 EST
set
Wed 16:38 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
26.3°C 33°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 22
25.5°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
24.2°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.8°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
25.3°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
138.6mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
45.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.4mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
24.2°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 2

Townsville Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.2°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
25.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
32.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.4mm
7th
Total This Month
138.6mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.