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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 27°C
Tomorrow 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.9°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the north. Winds NE 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 50 km/h before turning E/SE 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible depending on the movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Owen. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C falling
Dew Point 25.5°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1005.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 23.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Intermittent rain
29°C

3am

Intermittent rain
28°C

6am

Rain
27°C

9am

Intermittent rain
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 22:43 EST
Warning Zone: Coastal and Adjacent Inland Areas between Karumba and Cape Keerweer, Pormpuraaw, Croydon and Palmerville

Qld - Fri 22:08 EST
Severe Weather Warning. Severe weather can be expected which may include thunderstorms, damaging winds or heavy rainfall

Qld - Fri 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Fri 21:26 EST
for People in Parts of Somerset and Moreton Bay Council Areas

Qld - Fri 12:49 EST
Flood Watch for the Gulf of Carpentaria, south Cape York Peninsula and coastal catchments from Cape Tribulation to Rainbow Beach

Weatherpulse

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 14
Sat
Dec 15
Sun
Dec 16
Mon
Dec 17
Tue
Dec 18
Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 29°C 29°C 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 26°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 90% 60% 70% 90% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 16
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction N 16km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
S 10km/h
S
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
ENE 19km/h
ENE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
ENE 25km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 79% 66% 77% 75% 82% 78% 73% 61% 69% 64% 75% 69% 74% 66%
Dew Point 26°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:05 EST
sunrise
05:29 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:11 EST
moon
set
Fri 23:56 EST
rise
Sat 11:51 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 14
22.6°C 31°C 33.4mm
Thu
Dec 13
25.8°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 12
25.4°C 30.7°C 0.2mm
Tue
Dec 11
24.2°C 29.3°C 50.8mm
Mon
Dec 10
23.3°C 27.2°C 23.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1129.6mm
90.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
968.4mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
788.0mm
87 Day(s)
Wettest Day
147.6mm
Mar 1
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
41.7°C
Nov 27

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
5th 1998
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.1°C
30th 1984
Average This Month
31.3°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
50.8mm
11th
Total This Month
125.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
128.0mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
458.0mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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