Townsville Weather


Townsville Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

30.4°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.4°C falling
Dew Point 22.0°C falling
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ENE 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 9.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 27.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 16
Thu
Jan 17
Fri
Jan 18
Sat
Jan 19
Sun
Jan 20
Mon
Jan 21
Tue
Jan 22

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 70% 40% 60% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 16
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction SE 16km/h
SE
E 28km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 28km/h
E
Relative Humidity 62% 55% 62% 55% 69% 64% 63% 59% 63% 55% 65% 56% 65% 57%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:24 EST
sunrise
05:48 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
set
Thu 01:43 EST
rise
Thu 14:56 EST
moon
Mon
Jan 21
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 16
21.7°C 32°C 1.6mm
Tue
Jan 15
25.3°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 14
25.1°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 13
22.3°C 32.4°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jan 12
24.3°C 31.2°C 0.6mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
20.6mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
78.8mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.2mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
21.7°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 9

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.7°C
16th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
23.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.3°C
9th
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
32.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.2mm
10th
Total This Month
20.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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