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19.63°S 146.28°E 285m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 33°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

20.9°C steady
Updated at 00:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers inland, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, most likely inland. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely inland in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Townsville Fta

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.9°C steady
Dew Point 19.7°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
E 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.3°C
Townsville Ap 23.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 16
Wed
Oct 17
Thu
Oct 18
Fri
Oct 19
Sat
Oct 20
Sun
Oct 21
Mon
Oct 22

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 50% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 4
km/h
1
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
5
km/h
1
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction N 4km/h
N
NNE 1km/h
NNE
NNE 2km/h
NNE
NNE 1km/h
NNE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 1km/h
NE
NE 3km/h
NE
ENE 2km/h
ENE
NE 5km/h
NE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
NE 4km/h
NE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 64% 38% 56% 37% 56% 36% 61% 31% 59% 28% 58% 26% 59% 30%
Dew Point 20°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 19°C 16°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:22 EST
sunrise
05:44 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:40 EST
moon
rise
Tue 11:10 EST
set
Wed 00:39 EST
moon
Wed
Oct 17
moon
Thu
Oct 25
moon
Thu
Nov 1
moon
Thu
Nov 8

Townsville Fta Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 15
20.2°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 14
19.0°C 30.9°C 1.0mm
Sat
Oct 13
18.5°C 27.6°C 30.8mm
Fri
Oct 12
20.0°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 11
16.9°C 34.3°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
498.5mm
51.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
498.8mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
429.0mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.6mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
Jun 20
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 3

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
17.3°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
28th 2003
Average This Month
33.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.0mm
13th
Total This Month
13.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.9mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
72.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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