Fairfax Media Network

Stuart Weather


Townsville Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.4°C rising
Updated at 23:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.4°C rising
Dew Point 21.7°C steady
Feels Like 29.7°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
ESE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1011.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:41 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 22.7°C
Ayr 25.5°C
Alva Beach 27.9°C
Lucinda Point 28.5°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Showers
Maximum 32°C 33°C 32°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 60% 90% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 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 20
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
E 28km/h
E
SSE 21km/h
SSE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SSE 9km/h
SSE
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 64% 59% 65% 60% 69% 67% 74% 74% 77% 74% 73% 70% 71% 66%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:02 EST
moon
rise
Wed 08:22 EST
set
Wed 20:40 EST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
23.7°C 32°C 0.4mm
Mon
Feb 27
22.9°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
23.6°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
24.4°C 31.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
25.9°C 32.4°C 0.6mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
769.0mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
303.0mm
32 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
236.4mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Feb 17
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
28th 1951
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
22.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
37.6°C
15th 1993
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
30.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
190.0mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
696.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2008
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

WA farmers warned recent heavy rain could cause worm infestations in sheep

18:18 EDT

Sheep producers across WA have been urged to monitor signs of increased worm burden in their flocks, following unseasonal downpours across large parts of the state earlier this month.

End in sight for Adelaide's string of wet seasons

16:05 EDT

Adelaide's rainy run that has spanned the last five seasons may come to an end in autumn.

Southeast Queensland's hot and dry summer

12:38 EDT

The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.