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Next 48 hours in Townsville

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Monday, May 30

Mostly cloudy 20°C 8% 51% icon
ESE 5km/h 18°C 87%

Mostly cloudy 25°C 6% 71% icon
ESE 12km/h 19°C 69%

Mostly cloudy 29°C 16% 54% icon
E 20km/h 21°C 59%

Slight chance shower 28°C 36% 32% icon
E 24km/h 21°C 62%

Mostly clear 25°C 9% 38% icon
E 18km/h 21°C 74%

Mostly clear 24°C 19% 23% icon
ESE 15km/h 20°C 78%
Tuesday, May 31

Mostly clear 23°C 8% 14% icon
ESE 14km/h 19°C 80%

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 26% icon
ESE 12km/h 18°C 81%

Mostly clear 20°C 5% 13% icon
SE 8km/h 17°C 84%

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 16% icon
ESE 18km/h 18°C 62%

Mostly clear 29°C 5% 16% icon
ESE 26km/h 18°C 50%

Clear 28°C 5% 9% icon
E 29km/h 18°C 53%

Clear 25°C 5% 7% icon
ESE 22km/h 18°C 65%

Mostly clear 24°C 6% 15% icon
ESE 16km/h 18°C 72%
Wednesday, June 1

Mostly clear 23°C 8% 14% icon
ESE 16km/h 18°C 76%

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 23% icon
ESE 11km/h 18°C 80%
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Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.