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Mingela Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 28°C
thunderstorms

Now

27.3°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 34.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.3°C rising
Dew Point 23.8°C steady
Feels Like 30.5°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
S 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 20.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 23.1°C
Lucinda Point 25.6°C
Ayr 27.4°C
Alva Beach 25.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
25°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
26°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mingela 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Showers easing

Thunder-
storms

Showers

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 40% 50% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 8
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
E 6km/h
E
SE 5km/h
SE
E 8km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
SE 11km/h
SE
E 8km/h
E
Relative Humidity 83% 80% 79% 69% 79% 63% 74% 63% 77% 70% 75% 67% 76% 68%
Dew Point 22°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C

Mingela Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:08 EST
rise
Fri 03:41 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
25.0°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
26.3°C 31.5°C 0.2mm
Mon
Feb 20
24.9°C 32.2°C 1.8mm
Sun
Feb 19
25.7°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
24.7°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
579.0mm
30.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
282.0mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
171.0mm
18 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Feb 17
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.9°C
17th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
16th 1951
Average This Month
25.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
13th 1969
Average This Month
32.7°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.0mm
1st
Total This Month
117.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
305.2mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
960.8mm
2009
Driest On Record
4.2mm
1983
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