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Townsville Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 34°C
sunny

Now

29.4°C rising
Updated at 08:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.4°C rising
Dew Point 12.5°C falling
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 35%
Wind icon
SSW 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 14.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.1°C
Ayr 26.1°C
Alva Beach 27.5°C
Lucinda Point 30.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 08:32 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Thu 12:30 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Lower Burdekin River

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5
Thu
Apr 6

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 80% 70% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 21
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 51% 44% 51% 35% 61% 57% 70% 58% 69% 59% 68% 58% 73% 66%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 15°C 15°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
rise
Fri 09:10 EST
set
Fri 20:57 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
26.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
24.5°C 32.1°C 4.8mm
Tue
Mar 28
27.0°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
27.0°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.7°C 32.5°C 0.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
769.0mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
454.6mm
45 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
729.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
28th 1951
Average This Month
24.8°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
15th 1993
Average This Month
32.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.6mm
24th
Total This Month
151.2mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
190.0mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
696.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2008
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