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Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 31°C
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Now

25.7°C rising
Updated at 20:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the south, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Destructive wind gusts exceeding 120 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Damaging wind gusts to 120 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C rising
Dew Point 21.6°C steady
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
W 44km/h rising
Wind Gusts 54km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Alva Beach 25.3°C
Townsville Ap 28.1°C
Mingela 22.7°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Heavy rain. Windy
27°C

12am

Heavy shower
27°C

3am

Intermittent rain
26°C

6am

Shower
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 19:58 EST
Tropical Cyclone Warning Ayr to St Lawrence, incl Mackay & the Whitsunday Islands, extending inland to Charters Towers, Mount Coolon and

Qld - Tue 17:17 EST
Hurricane Force Wind: Mackay Coast. Storm Force Wind: Townsville Coast. Gale: G B Reef. Strong Wind Warning: Cairns Coast & Capricornia

Qld - Tue 16:29 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Fitzroy River

Qld - Tue 16:10 EST
Initial Minor Flood Warning for the Lower Burdekin River

Qld - Tue 12:46 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Ayr & NSW border, & C Highlands/Coalfields, C West, Maranoa/Warrego & D Downs/Granite Belt

National Forecast

Ayr 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Windy with rain

Windy with rain

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 31°C 36°C 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 20°C 20°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 50% 40% 20% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 44
km/h
40
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 44km/h
WSW
W 40km/h
W
NNW 25km/h
NNW
N 25km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 14km/h
NW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
S 10km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 83% 83% 80% 73% 69% 55% 67% 54% 64% 47% 71% 56% 69% 58%
Dew Point 23°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C

Ayr Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
18:14 EST
last light
18:36 EST
moon
rise
Wed 07:05 EST
set
Wed 19:16 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ayr Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
24.5°C 29°C 4.6mm
Mon
Mar 27
25.5°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
22.3°C 30.4°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
22.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.6°C 31.3°C 13.2mm

Ayr Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
596.1mm
34.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
540.4mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
287.0mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.2mm
Mar 9
Lowest Temperature
19.7°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Feb 14

Ayr Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
11.9°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
23.6°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
21.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
9th 1995
Average This Month
31.9°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
106.2mm
9th
Total This Month
218.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
491.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1991
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category two system; Collinsville residents told to brace for storm

21:03 EDT

The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until the morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category two but threat remains, Premier says

20:58 EDT

Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.

Cyclone Debbie's eye reaches coast; BOM downgrades system to category three

20:34 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.