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Townsville Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 28°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

21.0°C steady
Updated at 19:35 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h early in the morning then tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C steady
Dew Point 19.7°C steady
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 92%
Wind icon
W 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.2mm / 1.8mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 17.4°C
Ayr 21.9°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower
25°C

12am

Heavy rain
25°C

3am

Slight chance shower
25°C

6am

Chance shower
24°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 70% 70% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 14
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
25
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 20km/h
E
S 18km/h
S
E 25km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
E 28km/h
E
ESE 25km/h
ESE
E 32km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 69% 76% 71% 75% 74% 79% 73% 72% 68% 71% 70% 62% 62% 57%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:19 EST
sunrise
05:42 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:38 EST
moon
rise
Wed 04:38 EST
set
Wed 16:56 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
19.4°C 27°C 10.8mm
Mon
Oct 16
21.2°C 23.6°C 10.6mm
Sun
Oct 15
23.7°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
23.3°C 30.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 13
23.6°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
942.6mm
73.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
687.0mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
901.2mm
68 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.8°C
10th
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
3rd 1941
Average This Month
22.9°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
20.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
5th
Highest On Record
37.1°C
25th 1958
Average This Month
29.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
29.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.6mm
16th
Total This Month
24.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
23.4mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
252.8mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1941
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