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Townsville Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.5°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.5°C falling
Dew Point 19.3°C falling
Feels Like 28.8°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EST
Sunset sunset
18:10 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.8°C
Alva Beach 26.3°C
Ayr 27.6°C
Lucinda Point 25.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 20% 80% 70% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 16
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction E 16km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
N 23km/h
N
N 29km/h
N
SSW 24km/h
SSW
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
NNE 22km/h
NNE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 62% 55% 60% 61% 37% 32% 41% 49% 66% 61% 68% 61% 65% 55%
Dew Point 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 19°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:35 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:53 EST
rise
Thu 04:41 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 28
23.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
22.8°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 26
21.1°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
23.4°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
24.0°C 30.3°C 0.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
931.0mm
69.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
899.8mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
257.0mm
50 Day(s)
Wettest Day
124.8mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
10.4°C
Jul 8
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 6

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
20.9°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.9°C
26th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
29.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.8mm
12th
Total This Month
16.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.4mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
84.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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