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Townsville Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 28°C
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Now

14.4°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.4°C falling
Dew Point 13.9°C falling
Feels Like 14.0°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1016.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:58 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 11.5°C
Lucinda Point 19.0°C
Ayr 14.2°C
Alva Beach 15.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
27°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 12°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 5% 5% 30% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 5
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
5
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 5km/h
SSW
ENE 20km/h
ENE
S 17km/h
S
E 22km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
E 23km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
E 5km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 54% 45% 41% 29% 27% 18% 31% 26% 49% 37% 58% 49% 63% 52%
Dew Point 13°C 15°C 7°C 7°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 4°C 8°C 9°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:58 EST
last light
18:21 EST
moon
set
Tue 09:22 EST
rise
Tue 21:54 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 3
13.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
14.6°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
13.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
13.4°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
13.0°C 26.2°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
920.6mm
66.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
253.2mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
914.8mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Feb 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
9th 1941
Average This Month
13.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.3°C
28th 1964
Average This Month
27.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.2mm
2.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
258.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1945
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