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Charters Towers Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 24°C
sunny

Now

29.2°C steady
Updated at 12:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Slight (20%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far northwest from the late morning. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.2°C steady
Dew Point 17.3°C steady
Feels Like 29.7°C
Relative Humidity 48%
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NNE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 9.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EST
Sunset sunset
19:00 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 32.1°C
Ayr 32.2°C
Alva Beach 31.0°C
Lucinda Point 29.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 35°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 37°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 5% 20% 10% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 2
km/h
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Wind Direction NE 2km/h
NE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 32% 67% 41% 68% 45% 69% 39% 68% 42% 67% 38% 67% 38%
Dew Point 22°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 21°C

Charters Towers 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
05:28 EST
sunrise
05:52 EST
sunset
19:00 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Sun 14:12 EST
rise
Mon 01:49 EST
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Feb 4
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Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
23°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
20.6°C 39°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
20.5°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
23.1°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
22.8°C 34.0°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
157.1mm
11.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
119.8mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
32.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Jan 21

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
20th
Lowest On Record
17.0°C
6th 2001
Average This Month
23.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
44.9°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
33.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
33.6°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
5th
Total This Month
119.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
157.1mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
408.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
29.9mm
1995
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