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Charters Towers Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 33°C
sunny

Now

18.6°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EST

Nth Goldfields for Saturday Hot and sunny. The chance of fog in the southeast early this morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the middle of the day then tending N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 38.
Sunday Hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 39.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.6°C falling
Dew Point 16.8°C falling
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 EST
Sunset sunset
18:11 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 23.5°C
Ayr 21.4°C
Alva Beach 23.5°C
Lucinda Point 24.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 33°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 18°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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
12
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 9km/h
NE
NNE 4km/h
NNE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 67% 26% 63% 23% 66% 24% 65% 23% 63% 23% 67% 23% 65% 21%
Dew Point 19°C 12°C 17°C 10°C 17°C 10°C 16°C 10°C 16°C 10°C 17°C 10°C 18°C 9°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Sunday 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
06:03 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:52 EST
rise
Sun 08:44 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
17.2°C 34°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
15.8°C 35°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
17.0°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
15.1°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
17.1°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
482.6mm
48.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
413.6mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
431.4mm
52 Day(s)
Wettest Day
60.0mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
6.7°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 13

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.9°C
7th
Lowest On Record
5.7°C
12th 2011
Average This Month
14.2°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
15.3°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
39.0°C
30th 1996
Average This Month
30.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.2mm
2.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
54.8mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1995
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