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Townsville Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.3°C falling
Updated at 13:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the north, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms during the morning and afternoon, with possible heavy falls this morning near the coast. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Townsville Ap

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Temperature 30.3°C falling
Dew Point 23.2°C rising
Feels Like 34.5°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
E 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 26.4°C
Ayr 31.1°C
Alva Beach 30.5°C
Lucinda Point 28.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 34°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 80% 70% 60% 70% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 18
km/h
30
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 28km/h
E
SE 14km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 69% 66% 62% 55% 66% 59% 62% 55% 64% 57% 66% 62% 66% 65%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:53 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:38 EST
rise
Thu 04:07 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
24.7°C - 19.4mm
Mon
Jan 23
26.3°C 32.9°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 22
25.5°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
24.2°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.8°C 32.6°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
158.0mm
14 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
158.0mm
14 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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