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Townsville Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.1°C rising
Updated at 16:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.1°C rising
Dew Point 23.9°C falling
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1008.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 23.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

Ayr 24.7°C
Alva Beach 25.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

9pm

Shower. Chance storm
26°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 15:39 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rain) for Herbert and Lower Burdekin

Qld - Sat 15:19 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Bohle River

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 70% 70% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 14
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 25km/h
NNE
N 11km/h
N
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
E 9km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
SE 14km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 78% 74% 75% 72% 75% 71% 77% 70% 76% 70% 75% 68% 77% 69%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 26°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:43 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Sun 00:57 EST
rise
Sun 14:27 EST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 24
22.4°C 27°C 27.0mm
Fri
Feb 23
22.7°C 27.5°C 20.8mm
Thu
Feb 22
24.1°C 30.3°C 10.8mm
Wed
Feb 21
20.8°C 30.0°C 43.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
21.1°C 32.2°C 10.2mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
565.5mm
29.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
246.4mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
303.0mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.0mm
Feb 21
Lowest Temperature
19.0°C
Feb 11
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
16th 1951
Average This Month
23.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
42.7°C
13th 1969
Average This Month
32.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
31.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.0mm
21st
Total This Month
131.0mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
296.8mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
960.8mm
2009
Driest On Record
4.2mm
1983
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