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Townsville Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.9°C falling
Updated at 12:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C falling
Dew Point 17.8°C rising
Feels Like 26.9°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1018.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 EST
Sunset sunset
18:04 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 23.5°C
Ayr 26.7°C
Alva Beach 24.7°C
Lucinda Point 24.3°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
22°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 28
Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 70% 70% 40% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very 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 12
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
5
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
SE 5km/h
SE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
S 8km/h
S
ENE 21km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
ENE 24km/h
ENE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
ENE 23km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 64% 55% 66% 55% 63% 55% 59% 51% 61% 54% 59% 53% 50% 45%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 14°C 16°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
rise
Fri 16:30 EST
set
Sat 05:32 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 28
16.6°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
18.7°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
19.9°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
22.1°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 24
22.8°C 28.0°C 2.8mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
920.6mm
66.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
256.0mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
964.4mm
65 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

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
1.1°C
9th 1941
Average This Month
14.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
23rd
Highest On Record
33.3°C
28th 1964
Average This Month
26.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
24th
Total This Month
2.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.2mm
2.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
258.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1945
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