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Townsville Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 32°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

28.4°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms during the morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h turning E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C rising
Dew Point 22.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.2°C
Relative Humidity 68%
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SSE 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 23.2°C
Ayr 27.0°C
Alva Beach 28.9°C
Lucinda Point 28.2°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Thunder-
storms clearing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 50% 50% 60% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 20
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
E 29km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
E 28km/h
E
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 68% 59% 65% 58% 65% 55% 65% 53% 66% 58% 69% 62% 67% 63%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:48 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
set
Sun 18:26 EST
rise
Mon 06:27 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
24.4°C 32°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.9°C 32.4°C 0.6mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.3°C 31.3°C 20.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
25.0°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
26.3°C 31.5°C 0.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
579.0mm
30.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
302.6mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
171.2mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Feb 17
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.9°C
17th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
16th 1951
Average This Month
25.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
13th 1969
Average This Month
32.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.0mm
1st
Total This Month
138.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
305.2mm
15.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
960.8mm
2009
Driest On Record
4.2mm
1983
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