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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 33°C
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Now

27.6°C falling
Updated at 21:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south. Winds S 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C falling
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.9°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EST
Sunset sunset
18:20 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 23.3°C
Ayr 24.7°C
Alva Beach 28.1°C
Lucinda Point 29.6°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 22:00 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Sat 19:50 EST
Tropical Cyclone Warning Zone: Ayr to St Lawrence, Mackay and Whitsunday Islands. Watch Zone: Cairns to Ayr, incld Cardwell and Twnsville

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Possible shower

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Heavy showers

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 33°C 31°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 40-80mm 40-80mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 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 22
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
39
km/h
36
km/h
38
km/h
22
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30
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16
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24
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15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction S 22km/h
S
SE 22km/h
SE
SSW 27km/h
SSW
S 30km/h
S
SSW 35km/h
SSW
SSW 39km/h
SSW
N 36km/h
N
N 38km/h
N
N 22km/h
N
NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
N 24km/h
N
SW 15km/h
SW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 67% 58% 66% 58% 70% 71% 82% 79% 79% 74% 78% 72% 76% 67%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
rise
Sun 04:12 EST
set
Sun 17:02 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
23.9°C 33°C 0.4mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 30.4°C 37.6mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.3°C 31.0°C 31.4mm
Wed
Mar 22
24.8°C 31.8°C 0.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
24.4°C 31.0°C 3.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
769.0mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
449.6mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
729.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
28th 1951
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
15th 1993
Average This Month
32.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.6mm
24th
Total This Month
146.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
190.0mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
696.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2008
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12:37 EDT

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