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Townsville Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.9°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.9°C falling
Dew Point 11.4°C rising
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1019.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:43 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 10.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
13°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 40% 40% 20% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
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 13
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h

 

 

 
Wind Direction S 13km/h
S
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
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Relative Humidity 44% 42% 58% 56% 64% 57% 64% 54% 60% 53% 61%
Dew Point 9°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:12 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Wed 13:31 EST
set
Thu 01:32 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 22
15.7°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
16.1°C 29.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
18.6°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
18.3°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 18
19.2°C 28.1°C 0.8mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
856.6mm
56.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
733.4mm
53 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
656.4mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
139.8mm
Mar 1
Lowest Temperature
10.6°C
May 14
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.6°C
14th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1957
Average This Month
17.7°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
32.2°C
1st 1996
Average This Month
28.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
27.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
18th
Total This Month
1.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.2mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
180.8mm
1977
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1984
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