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Townsville Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.4°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Areas of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.4°C falling
Dew Point 19.9°C steady
Feels Like 22.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
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 19.1°C
Ayr 18.1°C
Alva Beach 23.6°C
Lucinda Point 24.1°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 22:15 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Moreton Bay and Gold Coast Waters

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 30% 20% 30% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 14
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NE 23km/h
NE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 61% 56% 59% 52% 59% 51% 56% 49% 58% 51% 63% 52% 60% 51%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:40 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Sat 08:02 EST
set
Sat 20:49 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
Fri
Sep 22
19.6°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
16.6°C 29°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
Mon
Sep 18
16.2°C 28.8°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

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
16.9°C
-0.5°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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