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Townsville Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 31°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.9°C rising
Updated at 00:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls from the late morning. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.9°C rising
Dew Point 26.9°C rising
Feels Like 36.5°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.8mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:52 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.9°C
Ayr 26.9°C
Alva Beach 28.7°C
Lucinda Point 29.2°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
29°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 23:36 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Sun 11:45 EST
Flood watch for coastal catchments between Mackay and Townsville

Queensland Weather Update

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 8
Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 31°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 40% 50% 20% 50% 10%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 15
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
32
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
SE 25km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
E 24km/h
E
SSE 18km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
S 14km/h
S
ENE 19km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 79% 73% 70% 60% 67% 55% 66% 51% 65% 48% 64% 48% 61% 48%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:39 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:52 EST
last light
19:15 EST
moon
rise
Mon 05:20 EST
set
Mon 18:28 EST
moon
Tue
Feb 9
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 7
28.0°C 34°C 0.2mm
Sat
Feb 6
26.0°C 32.0°C 9.0mm
Fri
Feb 5
27.0°C 34.0°C 3.0mm
Thu
Feb 4
28.0°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 3
28.0°C 33.0°C 0.6mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
579.0mm
30.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
107.4mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
197.4mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
29.0mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Jan 7
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 6

Townsville Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
16th 1951
Average This Month
27.2°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
13th 1969
Average This Month
33.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
1st
Total This Month
31.0mm
6 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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