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Townsville Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 18°C
sunny

Now

24.7°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Areas of fog early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C falling
Dew Point 17.7°C falling
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
NE 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1015.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:09 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.5°C
Ayr 24.5°C
Alva Beach 24.1°C
Lucinda Point 24.3°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 10% 10% 30% 20% 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 15
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
NE 21km/h
NE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 61% 56% 56% 51% 57% 51% 56% 50% 59% 51% 60% 53% 59% 49%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:40 EST
sunrise
06:01 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:49 EST
rise
Sun 08:42 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
20.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
19.6°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
16.6°C 28.5°C 0.2mm
Wed
Sep 20
19.2°C 28.7°C 0.8mm
Tue
Sep 19
22.2°C 24.7°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
919.2mm
68.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
662.8mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
899.0mm
65 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
17.1°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
14th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
28.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
20th
Total This Month
1.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.4mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
84.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.