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20.08°S 146.26°E 311m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 35°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.1°C rising
Updated at 05:30 EST

Nth Goldfields for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the north during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north from late this morning. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 39.

Currently at Townsville Fta

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C rising
Dew Point 16.4°C rising
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1011.1hPa
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EST
Sunset sunset
19:01 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 17.9°C
Townsville Ap 23.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

6am

Fog
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 33°C 33°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 20°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 30% 60% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 2
km/h
5
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km/h
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2
km/h
2
km/h
1
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4
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 2km/h
ENE
E 5km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
E 5km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
E 2km/h
E
E 2km/h
E
ENE 1km/h
ENE
ENE 2km/h
ENE
E 4km/h
E
E 4km/h
E
ESE 6km/h
ESE
E 6km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 27% 65% 37% 67% 48% 72% 50% 73% 51% 73% 55% 76% 60%
Dew Point 18°C 14°C 19°C 17°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 25°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:27 EST
sunrise
05:51 EST
sunset
19:01 EST
last light
19:24 EST
moon
rise
Sat 08:14 EST
set
Sat 21:11 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
19°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
21.2°C 33°C 1.2mm
Wed
Jan 17
20.6°C 30.8°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jan 16
20.8°C 38.7°C 81.6mm
Mon
Jan 15
22.3°C 38.6°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
154.3mm
10.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
83.6mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
118.4mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.6mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
19.0°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
41.0°C
Jan 3

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.0°C
19th
Lowest On Record
17.0°C
6th 2001
Average This Month
22.7°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.9°C
6th 1994
Average This Month
37.1°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
81.6mm
16th
Total This Month
83.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
154.3mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
408.2mm
1998
Driest On Record
29.9mm
1995
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21:03 EDT

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