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Next 48 hours in Townsville

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, June 21

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 13% icon
ESE 21km/h 10°C 40%

Clear 24°C 5% 8% icon
E 24km/h 13°C 47%

Clear 21°C 5% 9% icon
E 13km/h 14°C 66%

Mostly clear 18°C 5% 17% icon
SE 7km/h 13°C 75%
Friday, June 22

Mostly clear 15°C 19% 14% icon
SSE 5km/h 13°C 85%

Mostly clear 13°C 18% 17% icon
S 4km/h 12°C 94%

Fog 12°C 18% 28% icon
S 4km/h 12°C 97%

Mostly clear 20°C 27% 46% icon
S 6km/h 15°C 72%

Mostly clear 25°C 14% 45% icon
SE 22km/h 16°C 55%

Mostly clear 25°C 12% 40% icon
E 28km/h 17°C 58%

Mostly clear 22°C 19% 32% icon
ESE 17km/h 17°C 73%

Mostly clear 20°C 31% 35% icon
SE 10km/h 17°C 79%
Saturday, June 23

Mostly clear 18°C 12% 32% icon
SSE 8km/h 16°C 86%

Mostly clear 16°C 12% 23% icon
SSE 7km/h 14°C 91%

Mostly clear 14°C 5% 18% icon
S 7km/h 13°C 95%

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 16% icon
SSE 11km/h 16°C 69%
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Weather News

Frosty start to winter solstice

09:57 EST

It was another cold and frosty morning across the southern half a Australia on Thursday as the sun rose on the shortest day of the year.

Could Ord Valley hay be the solution to feed shortages in drought-stricken SE Australia?

09:07 EST

Could fodder grown in Western Australia's remote Ord River Irrigation Scheme be the solution to the feed shortage on drought-stricken farmland in South Eastern Australia? The sub-tropical climate and access to irrigation allows farmers in the Ord to produce significant tonnages of Rhodes Grass hay for the local cattle industry, yields up to 30 tonnes per hectare a year.

Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.