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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 22°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

25.9°C steady
Updated at 20:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Partly cloudy. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C steady
Dew Point 21.5°C falling
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
ESE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.5°C
Ayr 24.4°C
Alva Beach 26.1°C
Lucinda Point 26.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 29
Sat
Apr 30
Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 40% 30% 20% 20% 70% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 14
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
E 27km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
NE 17km/h
NE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
NE 20km/h
NE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 69% 68% 69% 64% 72% 66% 73% 66% 69% 66% 70% 65% 69% 68%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
rise
Fri 23:34 EST
set
Sat 12:44 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 29
23.0°C 31°C 0.2mm
Thu
Apr 28
20.6°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
20.5°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 26
21.4°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 25
21.9°C 31.0°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
836.7mm
50.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
750.2mm
41 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
236.6mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
124.8mm
Mar 16
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Apr 24
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 6

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.8°C
24th
Lowest On Record
10.9°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
22.0°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
20.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.3°C
2nd
Highest On Record
35.8°C
2nd 1988
Average This Month
31.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.8mm
14th
Total This Month
21.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
67.7mm
7.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
546.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1947
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