Fairfax Media Network

Bluewater Weather


Townsville Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.8°C rising
Updated at 03:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.8°C rising
Dew Point 12.3°C falling
Feels Like 13.8°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
SSW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 14.7°C
Lucinda Point 20.0°C
Ayr 14.0°C
Alva Beach 15.8°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Clear
21°C

12pm

Clear
25°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 22
Sun
Jul 23
Mon
Jul 24
Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 10% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High 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 11
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
28
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
E 28km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
E 26km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
E 28km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 62% 46% 65% 51% 68% 51% 62% 47% 60% 47% 58% 42% 57% 45%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Sat 05:12 EST
set
Sat 16:42 EST
moon
Sun
Jul 23
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 21
13.0°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 20
12°C 25°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 19
14°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 18
14°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 17
14.9°C 27°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
892.7mm
63.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
657.4mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
862.8mm
56 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

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
6th 1984
Average This Month
16.4°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.6°C
14th 1964
Average This Month
26.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.9mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
173.7mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1943
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Canberra's cold, dry start to winter

14:47 EST

Canberra is known for its cold weather, although this winter has been even colder - and drier - than usual.

Late-week frost covers eastern Australia

13:49 EST

It's a frosty end to the week across much of eastern and southeast Australia, with parts of four states experiencing their lowest temperature in two years this morning.

Warm week ahead for NSW

15:10 EST

Sydney is about to take a break from winter, with a run of warm and spring-like weather on the cards for NSW next week.