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20.10°S 146.89°E 240m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 37°C
sunny

Now

20.7°C steady
Updated at 03:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C steady
Dew Point 16.9°C falling
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:28 EST
Sunset sunset
18:46 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.5°C
Alva Beach 26.0°C
Townsville Ap 26.1°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
31°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 37°C 37°C 34°C 31°C 30°C 32°C
Minimum 21°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 8
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNE 3km/h
NNE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
Relative Humidity 56% 25% 61% 30% 59% 30% 61% 36% 71% 51% 68% 51% 69% 52%
Dew Point 18°C 14°C 21°C 17°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 21°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:03 EST
sunrise
05:28 EST
sunset
18:46 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:53 EST
set
Thu 00:36 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
21.8°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
21.7°C 37.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
22.3°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
20.8°C 38.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
21.2°C 39.2°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
662.4mm
65.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
506.2mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
315.2mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
5.7°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Feb 18

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
17.3°C
7th 1999
Average This Month
21.7°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
22.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
42.8°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
38.0°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
34.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.2mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
272.5mm
2000
Driest On Record
9.4mm
2013
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