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Townsville Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

9.9°C steady
Updated at 01:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Thursday Sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.9°C steady
Dew Point 7.6°C falling
Feels Like 9.1°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1021.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 10.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
11°C

6am

Clear
10°C

9am

Clear
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 5% 10% 30% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 7
km/h
24
km/h
7
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
31
km/h
11
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
E 24km/h
E
S 7km/h
S
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 31km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 26km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 57% 46% 72% 60% 70% 55% 66% 49% 63% 51% 63% 52% 74% 58%
Dew Point 10°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:45 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Thu 12:55 EST
set
Fri 01:18 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 20
6.8°C 24°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
6.3°C 23.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
16.6°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
15.3°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 16
16.6°C 27.4°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
877.8mm
60.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
759.4mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
656.8mm
60 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
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.3°C
19th
Lowest On Record
4.4°C
20th 1995
Average This Month
12.2°C
-2.5°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
32.2°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
26.1°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.6°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
9th
Total This Month
0.4mm
2 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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