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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 15°C
Tomorrow 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.8°C falling
Updated at 21:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Clear. Light winds.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.8°C falling
Dew Point 13.1°C falling
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1018.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:05 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 16.3°C
Ayr 16.9°C
Alva Beach 22.3°C
Lucinda Point 23.6°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Clear
24°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8
Wed
Sep 9
Thu
Sep 10

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 10% 60% 60% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 18
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
37
km/h
Wind Direction S 18km/h
S
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 28km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
SE 21km/h
SE
E 37km/h
E
Relative Humidity 27% 23% 55% 45% 53% 47% 62% 53% 58% 51% 62% 48% 58% 47%
Dew Point 2°C 7°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 15°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
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
rise
Fri 23:43 EST
set
Sat 11:20 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28
moon
Mon
Oct 5

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 4
15.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 3
22.3°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 2
23.3°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 1
20.9°C 28.8°C 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 31
18.6°C 28.7°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
931.0mm
69.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
256.2mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
964.4mm
65 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Feb 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
20.5°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
29.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 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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