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Charters Towers Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.9°C falling
Updated at 21:20 EST

Nth Goldfields for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE in the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.9°C falling
Dew Point 20.4°C falling
Feels Like 22.9°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 27.9°C
Hughenden Ap 27.8°C
Lucinda Point 28.7°C
Ayr 25.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 36°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 30% 5% 40% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 8
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
7
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8
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7
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6
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6
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6
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7
km/h
6
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6
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5
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Wind Direction ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 73% 40% 66% 28% 63% 33% 63% 30% 62% 28% 62% 35% 66% 43%
Dew Point 23°C 18°C 20°C 14°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 14°C 19°C 14°C 21°C 18°C 22°C 20°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
rise
Sun 05:32 EST
set
Sun 18:29 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
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moon
Tue
Mar 21

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
23.4°C 34°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
22.9°C 34.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
23.1°C 33.4°C 0.6mm
Wed
Feb 22
22.0°C 33.3°C 14.8mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.1°C 34.1°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
305.0mm
22.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
197.2mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
158.6mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 13

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.6°C
4th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
23.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
34.8°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.0mm
17th
Total This Month
74.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
430.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
9.0mm
2005
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