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Next 48 hours in Townsville

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, May 24
3pm

Mostly cloudy 27°C 5% 74% icon
ESE 26km/h 16°C 53%
6pm

Mostly cloudy 24°C 5% 73% icon
ESE 18km/h 17°C 66%
9pm

Mostly cloudy 22°C 5% 79% icon
SE 11km/h 18°C 74%
Friday, May 25
12am

Mostly cloudy 21°C 24% 79% icon
SE 9km/h 17°C 80%
3am

Slight chance shower 19°C 42% 78% icon
SSE 5km/h 17°C 89%
6am

Slight chance shower 18°C 40% 73% icon
S 7km/h 17°C 92%
9am

Slight chance shower 23°C 40% 54% icon
SSE 13km/h 17°C 67%
12pm

Slight chance storm 27°C 37% 30% icon
SE 23km/h 17°C 55%
3pm

Mostly clear 26°C 29% 28% icon
ESE 26km/h 18°C 60%
6pm

Mostly clear 23°C 8% 35% icon
ESE 18km/h 18°C 73%
9pm

Mostly clear 22°C 5% 36% icon
SE 15km/h 18°C 79%
Saturday, May 26
12am

Mostly clear 20°C 21% 22% icon
SSE 13km/h 17°C 81%
3am

Mostly clear 18°C 22% 24% icon
S 10km/h 16°C 88%
6am

Mostly clear 17°C 14% 25% icon
S 10km/h 16°C 90%
9am

Mostly clear 23°C 13% 26% icon
SSE 16km/h 16°C 64%
12pm

Mostly clear 27°C 6% 33% icon
SE 27km/h 16°C 52%
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How Australia survived its second-hottest summer without load-shedding blackouts

18:52 EST

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Rain deficit worsening in western NSW

16:08 EST

NSW, like most of Australia, has been stuck in a stagnant weather pattern for the last week, with a high pressure system to the south of the country blocking cold fronts from bringing any substantial rainfall.

Quiet weather coming to an end

12:24 EST

The stable weather pattern that has been gripping Australia through the middle of May will soon break down, making way for more active weather across southern states during the final week of autumn.