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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 29°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.7°C rising
Updated at 22:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of thunderstorms. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.7°C rising
Dew Point 24.5°C rising
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1007.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 25.3°C
Lucinda Point 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

6am

Slight chance storm
25°C

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 22:58 EST
for People in Parts of Gulf Country and Herbert and Lower Burdekin Forecast Districts

Qld - Thu 22:20 EST
for People in Somerset, Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay Council Areas

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 70% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 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 11
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 24km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
N 11km/h
N
NE 22km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
Relative Humidity 77% 71% 78% 74% 76% 72% 75% 73% 74% 71% 74% 72% 77% 70%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:06 EST
moon
set
Thu 23:14 EST
rise
Fri 12:25 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 22
24.1°C 30°C 10.8mm
Wed
Feb 21
20.8°C 30.0°C -
Tue
Feb 20
21.1°C 32.2°C 10.2mm
Mon
Feb 19
26.5°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
26.4°C 34.8°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
565.5mm
29.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
155.6mm
23 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
302.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.4mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
19.0°C
Feb 11
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
16th 1951
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
13th 1969
Average This Month
32.7°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
40.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
296.8mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
960.8mm
2009
Driest On Record
4.2mm
1983
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