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Townsville Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.6°C falling
Updated at 14:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, most likely later tonight. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 37.

Currently at Mount Stuart

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.6°C falling
Dew Point 23.5°C falling
Feels Like 33.9°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
NE 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 30.4°C
Ayr 31.0°C
Alva Beach 28.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 40% 20% 10% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 17
km/h
29
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
33
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 33km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 34km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 31km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
E 29km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 57% 53% 59% 56% 57% 53% 58% 57% 59% 58% 58% 54% 60% 56%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:05 EST
sunrise
05:29 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:11 EST
moon
set
Sat 17:02 EST
rise
Sun 04:37 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mount Stuart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
23°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
21°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
21°C 33°C 2.4mm
Tue
Dec 12
19°C 31°C 21.8mm
Mon
Dec 11
22°C 33°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1129.6mm
90.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
789.8mm
90 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
945.8mm
78 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

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
12th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
5th 1998
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
30th 1984
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
12th
Total This Month
14.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
128.0mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
458.0mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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