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Townsville Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.8°C falling
Updated at 10:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.8°C falling
Dew Point 18.4°C rising
Feels Like 31.7°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
ENE 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1011.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 15.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mingela 27.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Clear
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 30% 20% 40% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 22
km/h
34
km/h
22
km/h
34
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SE 22km/h
SE
E 34km/h
E
SE 22km/h
SE
E 34km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 19km/h
E
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 23km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
E 20km/h
E
ENE 29km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 57% 53% 56% 54% 57% 56% 56% 54% 57% 53% 57% 57% 57% 54%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Mon 18:42 EST
rise
Tue 06:08 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
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Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
25.2°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 16
24.6°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
23.2°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23.0°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
23.1°C 32.0°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1129.6mm
90.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
790.0mm
91 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
947.0mm
79 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
12th
Lowest On Record
17.9°C
5th 1998
Average This Month
24.0°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
5th
Highest On Record
42.1°C
30th 1984
Average This Month
32.2°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
31.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
12th
Total This Month
15.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
128.0mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
458.0mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2001
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