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Charters Towers Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.2°C falling
Updated at 13:50 EST

Nth Goldfields for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C falling
Dew Point 18.4°C falling
Feels Like 28.2°C
Relative Humidity 58%
Wind icon
ESE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:54 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 30.6°C
Ayr 32.5°C
Alva Beach 30.7°C
Lucinda Point 29.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Chance shower
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

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Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 34°C 35°C 36°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 20% 5% 5% 5% 10%
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SE 14km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
WNW 4km/h
WNW
SE 11km/h
SE
WNW 6km/h
WNW
SE 12km/h
SE
WNW 5km/h
WNW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 67% 46% 64% 42% 59% 35% 55% 30% 56% 30% 52% 25% 46% 24%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 15°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:41 EST
sunrise
06:04 EST
sunset
18:54 EST
last light
19:17 EST
moon
set
Wed 20:07 EST
rise
Thu 08:24 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
23°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
23.9°C 33°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
25.4°C 34.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
25.2°C 34.6°C 6.6mm
Sat
Feb 6
24.5°C 33.3°C 42.4mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
305.0mm
22.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
161.2mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
186.0mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.4mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
20.4°C
Jan 22
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 7

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
10th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
24.7°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.6°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
34.7°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.4mm
6th
Total This Month
64.4mm
5 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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