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Townsville Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 17°C
clearing_shower

Now

24.0°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C falling
Dew Point 16.3°C steady
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
E 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1019.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
17:46 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.5°C
Alva Beach 23.6°C
Ayr 25.2°C
Lucinda Point 22.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
23°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jun 30
Wed
Jul 1
Thu
Jul 2
Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 10% 5% 20% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 19
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
E 26km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 68% 60% 68% 58% 64% 47% 50% 36% 58% 55% 66% 53% 64% 52%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 14°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:47 EST
sunset
17:46 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
set
Wed 05:32 EST
rise
Wed 17:06 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 2
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jun 30
20.0°C 27°C 0.4mm
Mon
Jun 29
18.9°C 25.8°C 0.6mm
Sun
Jun 28
20.2°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 27
13.9°C 27.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 26
16.7°C 27.2°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
889.8mm
60.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
252.8mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
909.0mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
11.1°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Feb 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.1°C
6th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
17.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
2nd
Highest On Record
32.2°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
27.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.0mm
9th
Total This Month
15.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.8mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.4mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1946
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