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Townsville Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 33°C
possible_shower

Now

25.0°C rising
Updated at 06:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms in the south. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.0°C rising
Dew Point 20.6°C rising
Feels Like 25.9°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1008.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.2°C
Alva Beach 23.2°C
Ayr 22.7°C
Lucinda Point 26.7°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 04:45 EST
Hurricane Force Wind: G B Reef Offshore. Storm Force Wind: T'ville & M'kay Coasts. Gale: Capricornia Coast. Strong Wind: Cairns Coast

Qld - Sun 04:41 EST
TC Warning Zone: Ayr-St Lawrence inc Bowen, M'kay & W'sunday Is. Watch zone: Cairns-Ayr inc I'fail, T'ville, Charters Twrs & Mt Coolon

Qld - Sat 11:49 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Cairns and Gladstone extending inland to the eastern Gulf River catchments

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Heavy showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 31°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 40-80mm > 80mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 25
km/h
28
km/h
35
km/h
41
km/h
33
km/h
38
km/h
27
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 25km/h
SSW
S 28km/h
S
SSW 35km/h
SSW
SSW 41km/h
SSW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
NNW 38km/h
NNW
N 27km/h
N
NNE 33km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
N 27km/h
N
WNW 14km/h
WNW
NNE 21km/h
NNE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
ENE 19km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 66% 56% 68% 66% 82% 81% 79% 75% 78% 71% 75% 68% 75% 68%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 27°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
set
Sun 17:02 EST
rise
Mon 05:09 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
23.9°C 33°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
Wed
Mar 22
24.8°C 31.8°C 0.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
24.4°C 31.0°C 3.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
769.0mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
449.6mm
43 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
32.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.6mm
24th
Total This Month
146.2mm
13 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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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie strengthens to cat 2 on way to probable cat 4 as it continues towards Queensland coast

01:31 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland has intensified to a category two and could reach category four by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Cyclone Debbie: How the BOM names cyclones

20:42 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.