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Townsville Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.7°C rising
Updated at 08:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Monday Areas of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending N/NE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C rising
Dew Point 16.9°C rising
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
WNW 1km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1020.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 17.7°C
Ayr 18.2°C
Alva Beach 19.7°C
Lucinda Point 19.4°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
26°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 28°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 15°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 70% 10% 5% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 4
km/h
19
km/h
5
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 4km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
SSW 5km/h
SSW
ENE 19km/h
ENE
S 16km/h
S
E 22km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 21km/h
E
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
SSE 7km/h
SSE
E 21km/h
E
SSE 6km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 47% 56% 46% 41% 28% 26% 17% 30% 24% 46% 33% 52% 45%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 6°C 7°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 3°C 8°C 8°C 11°C 13°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:20 EST
moon
set
Mon 08:35 EST
rise
Mon 20:54 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
14.6°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
13.6°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
13.4°C 27.0°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

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
920.6mm
66.6 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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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.6°C
1st
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
28.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.3°C
28th 1964
Average This Month
27.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 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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