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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 30°C
showers

Now

26.8°C steady
Updated at 23:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming E/SE and light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.8°C steady
Dew Point 19.4°C steady
Feels Like 28.1°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
ESE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1010.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 22.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 16
Wed
Jan 17
Thu
Jan 18
Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22

Mostly sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 40% 5% 5% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 20-40mm
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 30
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SE 30km/h
SE
ESE 34km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 36km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 36km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 31km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
Relative Humidity 75% 68% 60% 63% 62% 54% 56% 48% 57% 50% 59% 53% 61% 58%
Dew Point 24°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 23°C

Townsville 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
05:25 EST
sunrise
05:48 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Wed 05:41 EST
set
Wed 19:01 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 16
22.1°C 29°C 1.8mm
Mon
Jan 15
26.3°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
24.4°C 33.5°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 13
25.8°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 12
25.0°C 31.7°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
79.2mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
141.6mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
22.1°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
32.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.2mm
5th
Total This Month
79.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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