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Townsville Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.2°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 36.

Currently at Mount Stuart

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.2°C rising
Dew Point 25.2°C rising
Feels Like 33.4°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:27 EST
Sunset sunset
18:29 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 29.7°C
Ayr 29.7°C
Mingela 29.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Nov 17
Sun
Nov 18
Mon
Nov 19
Tue
Nov 20
Wed
Nov 21
Thu
Nov 22
Fri
Nov 23

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 40% 50% 20% 90% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm
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 16
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction E 16km/h
E
ENE 27km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ENE 29km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
ENE 31km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
ENE 31km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 30km/h
NE
N 21km/h
N
NNE 28km/h
NNE
WSW 15km/h
WSW
NNE 27km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 54% 49% 57% 53% 57% 56% 63% 61% 63% 59% 63% 61% 47% 49%
Dew Point 19°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 18°C 20°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday 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
05:27 EST
sunset
18:29 EST
last light
18:53 EST
moon
rise
Sat 13:10 EST
set
Sun 01:58 EST
moon
Fri
Nov 23
moon
Fri
Nov 30
moon
Fri
Dec 7
moon
Sat
Dec 15

Mount Stuart Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Nov 17
23°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 16
23.0°C 32°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 15
21.9°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 14
22.2°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 13
21.0°C 31.3°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
1001.6mm
80.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
840.2mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
741.0mm
80 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

full climatology
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
14.1°C
21st 1986
Average This Month
23.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
41.0°C
15th 1971
Average This Month
31.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
9th
Total This Month
7.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
59.0mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
345.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1990
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