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Townsville Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
sunny

Now

26.3°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Mostly clear. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Saturday Hot. Sunny. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the late afternoon.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.3°C falling
Dew Point 22.1°C rising
Feels Like 28.1°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 22.4°C
Ayr 23.8°C
Alva Beach 27.5°C
Lucinda Point 28.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
34°C

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny
Maximum 34°C 35°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 80% 90% 60% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 6
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 22km/h
NE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 29km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 32km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 52% 61% 53% 62% 57% 71% 64% 69% 59% 67% 57% 68% 61%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:27 EST
sunrise
05:51 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Sat 00:28 EST
set
Sat 13:20 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
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Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
24.8°C 33°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
25.3°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
25.5°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
25.4°C 31.0°C 4.6mm
Mon
Jan 16
24.2°C 30.5°C 31.4mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
138.4mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
45.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.4mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
24.2°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 2

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.2°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
25.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
32.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.4mm
7th
Total This Month
138.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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