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Townsville Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 20°C
possible_shower

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 30.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.7°C rising
Feels Like 29.0°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
ENE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1015.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 EST
Sunset sunset
17:52 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela -
Ayr 28.2°C
Alva Beach 27.9°C
Lucinda Point 24.2°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6
Sun
May 7

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 18°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 30% 60% 80% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 9
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
29
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 24km/h
E
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 23km/h
E
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 24km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 29km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 31km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 33km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 58% 64% 58% 62% 56% 59% 56% 63% 57% 60% 55% 61% 55%
Dew Point 17°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 18°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:05 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:15 EST
moon
set
Mon 22:35 EST
rise
Tue 11:59 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 1
18.9°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 30
14.0°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
11.9°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
18.9°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
19.5°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
869.0mm
56.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
490.6mm
50 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
750.2mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
11.9°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1957
Average This Month
18.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
17.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
32.2°C
1st 1996
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
27.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
32.3mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
180.8mm
1977
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1984
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