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Townsville Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 34°C
possible_shower

Now

26.7°C rising
Updated at 03:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Mostly clear. Medium (36%) chance of showers in the far north. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far north. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north at night. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.7°C rising
Dew Point 23.6°C falling
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 24.1°C
Alva Beach 26.9°C
Mingela 22.0°C
Lucinda Point 28.4°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 34°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 31°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 50% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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
28
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
E 28km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
E 28km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 29km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 59% 65% 56% 64% 56% 66% 59% 66% 62% 64% 64% 69% 65%
Dew Point 23°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 24°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
05:30 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:38 EST
rise
Thu 04:07 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
24.7°C 31°C 19.4mm
Mon
Jan 23
26.3°C 32.9°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 22
25.5°C 32.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
24.2°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.8°C 32.6°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
158.0mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
45.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.4mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
24.2°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Jan 2

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.2°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
25.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
32.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.4mm
7th
Total This Month
158.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
273.8mm
14.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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