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Townsville Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 26°C
possible_shower

Now

21.6°C falling
Updated at 05:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Thursday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.6°C falling
Dew Point 17.0°C rising
Feels Like 21.6°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Lucinda Point 22.4°C
Mingela 17.1°C
Ayr 16.4°C
Alva Beach 21.1°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

9am

Slight chance shower
23°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
25°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 04:45 EST
Strong Wind Warning for South East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 60% 80% 40% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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 7
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
2
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
S 8km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
SE 2km/h
SE
E 16km/h
E
SSE 4km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 73% 67% 75% 68% 68% 63% 77% 73% 74% 67% 73% 62% 67% 55%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 16°C 16°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Thu 10:58 EST
set
Thu 23:02 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
20.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 27
16.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 26
14.7°C 26.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
16.5°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
14.3°C 25.6°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
877.8mm
60.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
657.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
809.6mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
120.8mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
14.4°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.2°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
12th
Total This Month
0.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.2mm
4.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.4mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1946
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