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Townsville Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.2°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.
Monday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Mount Stuart

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.2°C falling
Dew Point 0.4°C falling
Feels Like 17.2°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 18.7°C
Ayr 16.6°C
Mingela 15.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 22
Mon
Jul 23
Tue
Jul 24
Wed
Jul 25
Thu
Jul 26
Fri
Jul 27
Sat
Jul 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 30% 40% 5% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High 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 9
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
5
km/h
20
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction S 9km/h
S
E 24km/h
E
SE 9km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SSE 6km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
SSE 5km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
S 4km/h
S
ENE 17km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 68% 59% 69% 57% 68% 57% 61% 53% 60% 49% 65% 53% 65% 49%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
set
Sun 01:52 EST
rise
Sun 13:36 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 28
moon
Sun
Aug 5
moon
Sat
Aug 11
moon
Sat
Aug 18

Mount Stuart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 21
17.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 20
17.2°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 19
15.6°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 18
15.5°C 26.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 17
13.9°C 25.4°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
892.7mm
63.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
774.6mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
657.4mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
147.6mm
Mar 1
Lowest Temperature
6.3°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 3

Townsville Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
3.5°C
6th 1984
Average This Month
14.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
13.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
31.6°C
14th 1964
Average This Month
26.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
13.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.9mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
173.7mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1943
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23:55 EST

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