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Townsville Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 32°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

21.8°C steady
Updated at 23:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C steady
Dew Point 19.3°C steady
Feels Like 21.8°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:42 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 26.6°C
Ayr 24.2°C
Alva Beach 27.6°C
Lucinda Point 28.6°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Slight chance storm
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Thunder-
storms clearing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 32°C 31°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 40% 50% 60% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 20
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 69% 56% 65% 60% 64% 56% 66% 53% 67% 59% 69% 64% 70% 63%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:48 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:31 EST
set
Sun 18:26 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
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Mar 5
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Mingela Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
- 28°C 3.6mm
Fri
Feb 24
21.6°C - 3.8mm
Thu
Feb 23
21.7°C 29.1°C 3.8mm
Wed
Feb 22
20.9°C 27.9°C 27.2mm
Tue
Feb 21
- 28.9°C -

Mingela Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
626.6mm
32.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
408.2mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
266.6mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
61.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
18.2°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
33.1°C
Jan 2

Mingela Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
15.4°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
21.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.8°C
19th
Highest On Record
38.0°C
10th 2002
Average This Month
28.9°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.8mm
1st
Total This Month
107.0mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
358.5mm
15.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
702.2mm
2008
Driest On Record
14.8mm
2006
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Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.