Fairfax Media Network

Parkside Weather


Ayr Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 24°C
windy_with_rain

Now

28.7°C steady
Updated at 14:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures 26 to 31.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.7°C steady
Dew Point 20.7°C falling
Feels Like 30.8°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
WSW 50km/h steady
Wind Gusts 63km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 12.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Alva Beach 28.5°C
Townsville Ap 30.2°C
Mingela 26.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Heavy rain
28°C

9pm

Rain
28°C

12am

Intermittent rain
27°C

3am

Chance shower
26°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

view all
Qld - Tue 14:00 EST
Cyclone Warning Zone: Townsville to St Lawrence, inc Mackay & Whitsundays, & inland to Charters Towers, Mt Coolon, Moranbah & Pentland

Qld - Tue 12:46 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Ayr & NSW border, & C Highlands/Coalfields, C West, Maranoa/Warrego & D Downs/Granite Belt

Qld - Tue 12:17 EST
Hurricane Force Wind Warning Townsville & Mackay coasts. Storm Force Wind Warning Great Barrier Reef. Strong Wind Cairns & Capricornia coast

National Forecast

Ayr 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Windy with rain

Windy with rain

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 28°C 31°C 35°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 20°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 40% 20% 5% 50% 60%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 40
km/h
38
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SW 40km/h
SW
W 38km/h
W
NNW 24km/h
NNW
N 24km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 15km/h
NW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
S 12km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 83% 80% 73% 70% 55% 68% 52% 63% 50% 70% 55% 71% 58%
Dew Point 22°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 18°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C

Ayr Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
set
Tue 18:29 EST
rise
Wed 07:05 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Ayr Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
24.5°C - 4.6mm
Mon
Mar 27
25.5°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
22.3°C 30.4°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
22.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.6°C 31.3°C 13.2mm

Ayr Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
596.1mm
34.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
540.4mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
287.0mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
106.2mm
Mar 9
Lowest Temperature
19.7°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
39.4°C
Feb 14

Ayr Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
11.9°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
23.6°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
21.5°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.3°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
9th 1995
Average This Month
32.0°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
106.2mm
9th
Total This Month
218.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
491.4mm
2012
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1991
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cyclone Debbie eye reaches coast; BOM warns storm may last 24 hours

15:32 EDT

The eye of Cyclone Debbie has made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach, after the eye of the slow-moving category four system passed Hayman Island and hurricane-force winds battered the Whitsunday Islands.

Cyclone Debbie: Residents share stories as torrential rain and wind pummels region

15:32 EDT

Panicked residents in areas affected by Cyclone Debbie have relayed their experiences to the ABC as torrential rain and wind gusts pummel the region.

Cyclone Debbie: What you need to know at a glance

15:16 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has made landfall on the north Queensland coast.