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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 26°C
sunny

Now

20.9°C falling
Updated at 21:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.9°C falling
Dew Point 13.0°C rising
Feels Like 20.9°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 11.4°C
Ayr 13.9°C
Lucinda Point 23.1°C
Alva Beach 22.8°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Clear
15°C

6am

Clear
13°C

9am

Clear
21°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 16:07 EST
Strong Wind Warning for Capricornia & Fraser Is coasts, Hervey Bay, Sunshine/Gold Coast Waters. Cancel Townsville & Mackay coasts

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 16°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 5% 5% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 16
km/h
26
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 16km/h
SSW
E 26km/h
E
S 15km/h
S
E 23km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
Relative Humidity 38% 35% 27% 25% 45% 46% 62% 51% 61% 50% 57% 49% 63% 47%
Dew Point 9°C 12°C 2°C 4°C 9°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:09 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
rise
Sun 04:55 EST
set
Sun 16:31 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 19
15.2°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
15.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
15.1°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
14.9°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
14.5°C 27.1°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
908.8mm
66.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
661.8mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
867.2mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
120.8mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.6°C
13th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
9th 1941
Average This Month
16.4°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
33.3°C
28th 1964
Average This Month
27.7°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
26.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
7th
Total This Month
4.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.1mm
2.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
258.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1945
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14:25 EST

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10:18 EST

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