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Townsville Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.1°C falling
Updated at 01:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers along the coastal fringe, most likely at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 37.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 24 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C falling
Dew Point 21.4°C steady
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SSE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mingela 21.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 40% 30% 20% 50% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 18
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 30km/h
ENE
SE 20km/h
SE
E 34km/h
E
SE 22km/h
SE
E 32km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
E 31km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 29km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 29km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 32km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 57% 57% 52% 58% 58% 61% 59% 56% 57% 59% 58% 61% 55%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 21°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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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

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
23.2°C 32°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23.0°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
23.1°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
20.7°C 31.3°C 6.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
23.9°C 32.6°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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