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Charters Towers Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 10°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.6°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Ayr

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.6°C rising
Dew Point 9.8°C falling
Feels Like 25.9°C
Relative Humidity 37%
Wind icon
SW 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 13.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
18:05 EST

Nearby Now

Alva Beach 25.3°C
Townsville Ap 25.1°C
Proserpine Ap 20.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

6pm

Clear
18°C

9pm

Clear
16°C

12am

Clear
14°C

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Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 24°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 14°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 8km/h
S
ESE 5km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 10km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 53% 32% 45% 25% 40% 21% 71% 42% 77% 48% 78% 48% 81% 48%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 14°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 15°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
18:05 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
rise
Sat 01:54 EST
set
Sat 13:24 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 26
15°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
16.8°C 25°C 4.2mm
Wed
Aug 24
17.3°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
15.9°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
14.7°C 28.5°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
484.8mm
47.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
429.6mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
257.4mm
26 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
13.5°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.5°C
24th
Highest On Record
35.1°C
30th 2000
Average This Month
26.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
25th
Total This Month
8.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.5mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
128.6mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1999
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