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Townsville Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.2°C steady
Updated at 02:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coast north of Rollingstone in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.
Monday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE early in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C steady
Dew Point 21.7°C falling
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mingela 21.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
33°C

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 30% 20% 30% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 21
km/h
34
km/h
21
km/h
32
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 34km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
E 32km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 27km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 23km/h
E
E 29km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 56% 51% 56% 55% 61% 56% 57% 52% 56% 54% 60% 55% 58% 54%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunset
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last light
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moon
rise
Sun 04:37 EST
set
Mon 18:42 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 16
24.6°C 33°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
23.2°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23.0°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
23.1°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.7°C 31.3°C 6.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1129.6mm
90.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
789.8mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
947.0mm
79 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
12th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
5th 1998
Average This Month
24.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
30th 1984
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
12th
Total This Month
14.8mm
3 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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