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Townsville Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.5°C falling
Updated at 17:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C falling
Dew Point 16.6°C rising
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 69%
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NE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1015.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 17.5°C
Lucinda Point 22.0°C
Ayr 22.3°C
Alva Beach 21.8°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jun 24
Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 60% 80% 70% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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 8
km/h
24
km/h
5
km/h
22
km/h
5
km/h
26
km/h
7
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
25
km/h
4
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction S 8km/h
S
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
SSE 4km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
S 6km/h
S
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 58% 65% 57% 69% 58% 74% 68% 73% 66% 75% 67% 66% 55%
Dew Point 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 15°C 16°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
set
Sat 18:00 EST
rise
Sun 07:31 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
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Sun
Jul 9
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Jul 17
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Jul 23

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 24
14.3°C 26°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 23
- 26°C -
Thu
Jun 22
12.7°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
15.5°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 20
12.6°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
877.8mm
60.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
657.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
809.6mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
120.8mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
14.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.7°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.2°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
25.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
12th
Total This Month
0.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.2mm
4.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
111.4mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1946
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