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Townsville Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.7°C steady
Updated at 03:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.7°C steady
Dew Point 18.1°C steady
Feels Like 23.7°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 19.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 40% 30% 70% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 5-10mm
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 22
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
E 31km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 23km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 58% 51% 58% 52% 62% 58% 65% 63% 67% 63% 67% 64% 69% 67%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:26 EST
sunrise
05:50 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Fri 20:28 EST
rise
Sat 08:13 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 18
23.9°C 32°C 1.2mm
Wed
Jan 17
25.4°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
22.1°C 29.5°C 1.8mm
Mon
Jan 15
26.3°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
24.4°C 33.5°C 0.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
80.4mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
141.6mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
22.1°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
32.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.2mm
5th
Total This Month
80.4mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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