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20.08°S 146.24°E 327m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 30°C
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Now

24.7°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EST

Nth Goldfields for Sunday Mostly clear. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Mostly sunny. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds SE/SW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C falling
Dew Point 17.9°C falling
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
18:21 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 29.9°C
Ayr 28.5°C
Alva Beach 28.6°C
Lucinda Point 30.1°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Thunder-
storms

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 30°C 27°C 29°C 31°C 30°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 20-40mm 40-80mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 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
22
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 24km/h
S
SSW 30km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 13km/h
N
NNW 9km/h
NNW
SW 8km/h
SW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
SSE 3km/h
SSE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 71% 47% 72% 60% 91% 90% 95% 84% 88% 68% 86% 63% 83% 60%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
18:20 EST
last light
18:42 EST
moon
rise
Mon 05:11 EST
set
Mon 17:49 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Mar 26
22.0°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
22.5°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
22.9°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.0°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
22.5°C 33.4°C 0.4mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
375.1mm
29.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
268.8mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
287.2mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
19.7°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 13

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
15.2°C
30th 2002
Average This Month
22.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
38.8°C
7th 2004
Average This Month
33.9°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.0mm
9th
Total This Month
71.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.1mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
283.5mm
2012
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2005
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