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Townsville Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 32°C
rain

Now

25.8°C falling
Updated at 04:10 EST

Lower Burdekin for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain in the south, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Destructive wind gusts exceeding 120 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.8°C falling
Dew Point 21.7°C steady
Feels Like 27.2°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
W 40km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 998.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:19 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 21.1°C
Ayr 24.3°C
Alva Beach 27.2°C
Lucinda Point 31.2°C

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower
27°C

9am

Slight chance shower
30°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 03:38 EST
Gale Warning for Townsville and Mackay coasts and Great Barrier Reef. Strong Wind Warning for Cairns and Capricornia coasts

Qld - Wed 02:59 EST
Cancellation of Cyclone Warning for Bowen to St Lawrence, including Mackay & Whitsunday Islands, & extending inland to Mt Coolon & Moranbah

Qld - Wed 00:31 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the lower Burdekin River

Qld - Tue 12:46 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Ayr & NSW border, inland to C Highlands/Coalfields, Cent West, Maranoa/Warrego & D Downs/G Belt

National Forecast

Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Rain

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 36°C 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 40% 40% 60% 40% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 25
km/h
29
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 25km/h
NNW
N 29km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
N 18km/h
N
SSW 14km/h
SSW
ESE 17km/h
ESE
S 12km/h
S
ESE 19km/h
ESE
S 12km/h
S
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 70% 72% 72% 60% 65% 54% 64% 49% 68% 56% 69% 60% 69% 58%
Dew Point 24°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 23°C 23°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°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
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:19 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:39 EST
moon
rise
Wed 07:08 EST
set
Wed 19:18 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
27.0°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
27.0°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.7°C 32.5°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
23.9°C 33.5°C 0.4mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 30.4°C 37.6mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
769.0mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
449.8mm
44 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
729.2mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
21.2°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
10th
Lowest On Record
16.7°C
28th 1951
Average This Month
24.7°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
22.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.8°C
17th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
15th 1993
Average This Month
32.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
30.7°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
37.6mm
24th
Total This Month
146.4mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
190.0mm
12.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
696.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2008
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low; heavy rains and strong gales continue: live blog

04:49 EDT

Cyclone Debbie may be losing force, but the full extent of the damage of the super storm that crossed the coast as a category four system yesterday is yet to be known.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low system after Collinsville hit by first-ever category two storm

04:10 EDT

The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low, but still delivering damaging winds and heavy rain

04:09 EDT

Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a tropical low system after crossing the north Queensland coast yesterday.