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Ayr Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 28°C
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Now

24.9°C falling
Updated at 06:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.9°C falling
Dew Point 21.2°C rising
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
SW 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Alva Beach 24.2°C
Townsville Ap 27.4°C
Mingela 22.4°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9am

Intermittent rain. Windy
27°C

12pm

Intermittent rain. Windy
28°C

3pm

Heavy rain. Windy
29°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 06:00 EST
Cyclone Warning Lucinda to St Lawrence, inc Townsville, Mackay, Whitsundays, & inland to Charters Towers, Mt Coolon, Moranbah & Pentland

Qld - Tue 04:45 EST
Hurricane Force Wind Warning Townsville & Mackay coasts & Great Barrier Reef. Gale Warning Cairns Coast. Strong Wind Capricornia Coast

Qld - Mon 11:52 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Rollingstone to Gladstone, inland to the upper Flinders, upper Thomson & Barcoo catchments

National Forecast

Ayr 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Windy with rain

Windy with rain

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 28°C 31°C 35°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 20°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 60% 20% 5% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 39
km/h
36
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 39km/h
SW
W 36km/h
W
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 23km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 78% 81% 76% 72% 70% 54% 67% 52% 63% 50% 68% 56% 70% 57%
Dew Point 21°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 18°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C

Ayr Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
set
Tue 18:29 EST
rise
Wed 07:05 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ayr Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Mar 27
25.5°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
22.3°C 30.4°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
22.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.6°C 31.3°C 13.2mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.7°C 29.1°C 1.4mm

Ayr Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
596.1mm
34.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
535.8mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
287.0mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.2mm
Mar 9
Lowest Temperature
19.7°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Feb 14

Ayr Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
11.9°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
23.5°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
21.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
9th 1995
Average This Month
32.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
106.2mm
9th
Total This Month
213.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
491.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1991
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