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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.3°C steady
Updated at 19:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Mostly clear. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Patchy fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.3°C steady
Dew Point 15.2°C falling
Feels Like 21.3°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
E 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1018.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EST
Sunset sunset
17:56 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 16.0°C
Ayr 19.4°C
Alva Beach 21.5°C
Lucinda Point 21.8°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 25°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 10% 20% 5% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High Very High Very 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
30
km/h
12
km/h
27
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
4
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 13km/h
SE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 27km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
SE 4km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
S 8km/h
S
E 20km/h
E
S 14km/h
S
E 23km/h
E
SSW 11km/h
SSW
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 61% 46% 64% 47% 65% 50% 65% 45% 52% 40% 40% 22% 35% 26%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 6°C 4°C 3°C 5°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:19 EST
sunrise
06:42 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
set
Sat 06:55 EST
rise
Sat 18:50 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
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Sun
Aug 23
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Sun
Aug 30

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 31
13.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
13.0°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
16.2°C 26.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
19.9°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
18.5°C 27.4°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
904.4mm
64.0 Day(s)
Total For 2015
253.2mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
914.8mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
70.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Feb 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
6th 1984
Average This Month
14.7°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.2°C
28th
Highest On Record
31.6°C
14th 1964
Average This Month
25.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
6th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.6mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
173.7mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1943
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