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20.08°S 146.26°E 311m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.6°C rising
Updated at 08:50 EST

Nth Goldfields for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C rising
Dew Point 21.9°C rising
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
19:00 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 28.6°C
Ayr 29.5°C
Alva Beach 28.0°C
Lucinda Point 28.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30
Tue
Jan 31

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 36°C 37°C 38°C 37°C 36°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 60% 80% 50% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 4
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 4km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 3km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
ENE 2km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 66% 31% 66% 33% 67% 34% 68% 39% 65% 40% 65% 41% 68% 49%
Dew Point 21°C 17°C 21°C 17°C 22°C 19°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:31 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
19:00 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:41 EST
rise
Thu 04:08 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
25.0°C 35°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 23
23.7°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
23.3°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
20.6°C 38.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
20.5°C 36.0°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
157.1mm
11.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
119.8mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
32.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
38.5°C
Jan 21

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
20th
Lowest On Record
17.0°C
6th 2001
Average This Month
23.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
21st
Highest On Record
44.9°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
33.8°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
33.6°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.0mm
5th
Total This Month
119.8mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
157.1mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
408.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
29.9mm
1995
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.