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Townsville Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

18.3°C falling
Updated at 01:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Clear. Light winds.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. ##.

Currently at Townsville Ap

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Temperature 18.3°C falling
Dew Point 17.5°C falling
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 16.2°C
Alva Beach 17.6°C
Lucinda Point 21.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
19°C

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Torres Strait and Peninsula Coast

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 10% 20% 10% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 12
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
S 11km/h
S
ESE 19km/h
ESE
S 14km/h
S
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 58% 51% 62% 55% 65% 57% 65% 55% 65% 60% 63% 63% 66% 65%
Dew Point 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 17°C 19°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:06 EST
moon
rise
Thu 05:35 EST
set
Thu 17:23 EST
moon
Fri
May 26
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 24
21.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 23
22.0°C 28.8°C 1.0mm
Mon
May 22
17.9°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 21
18.4°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 20
16.6°C 27.7°C 2.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
869.0mm
56.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
651.4mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
750.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
115.2mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
11.9°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.2°C
12th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1957
Average This Month
18.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
32.2°C
1st 1996
Average This Month
28.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
115.2mm
19th
Total This Month
161.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
32.3mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
180.8mm
1977
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1984
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