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19.32°S 146.76°E 39m AMSL

Townsville Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 14°C
Mostly sunny

Now

25.0°C falling
Updated at 13:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Mostly sunny. The chance of light showers in the north until later tonight. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

Temperature 25.0°C falling
Dew Point 12.9°C rising
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
ENE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:56 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.2°C
Ayr 25.4°C
Alva Beach 23.0°C
Lucinda Point 22.4°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C
mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
15°C
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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 30
Thu
Jul 31
Fri
Aug 1
Sat
Aug 2
Sun
Aug 3
Mon
Aug 4
Tue
Aug 5
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
increasing sunshine
Increasing sunshine
sunny
Sunny
late shower
Late shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 20% 40% 5% 40% 40%
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 10
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
1
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
23
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
E 1km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
S 12km/h
S
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 34km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 64% 52% 72% 59% 74% 53% 50% 38% 40% 31% 55% 45% 60% 50%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 11°C 12°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 14°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:20 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
17:56 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
set
Wed 20:38 EST
rise
Thu 09:06 EST
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17
moon
Tue
Aug 26

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jul 30
14.3°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 29
13.6°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 28
14.9°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 27
16.5°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 26
17.0°C 26.5°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Jul
904.2mm
64.0 day(s)
total for 2014
913.8mm
64 day(s)
total to this day 2013
557.2mm
53 day(s)
wettest day
174.6mm
Apr 13
lowest temperature
7.3°C
Jul 20
highest temperature
35.8°C
Jan 29

Townsville Ap Almanac

July minimum temperature
lowest this month
7.3°C
20th
lowest on record
3.5°C
6th 1984
average this month
12.4°C
-1.3°C
long-term average
13.7°C
July maximum temperature
highest this month
27.4°C
17th
highest on record
31.6°C
14th 1964
average this month
25.1°C
+0.0°C
long-term average
25.1°C
July rainfall
wettest this month
5.4mm
25th
total this month
5.8mm
2 day(s)
long-term average
14.7mm
3.2 day(s)
wettest on record
173.7mm
1950
driest on record
0.0mm
1943

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