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Charters Towers Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 19°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.3°C rising
Updated at 11:30 EST

Nth Goldfields for Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers and patchy rain, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 30.

Currently at Townsville Fta

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Temperature 25.3°C rising
Dew Point 18.7°C steady
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
SW 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa
Fire Danger 3.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
18:19 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.4°C
Townsville Ap 27.7°C
Ayr 27.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
25°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
24°C

6pm

Heavy shower
21°C

9pm

Heavy shower
21°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 80% 10% 10% 5% 5% 50% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 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 0
km/h
1
km/h
4
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
0
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
2
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
Wind Direction Calm
ENE
S 1km/h
S
S 4km/h
S
SSW 3km/h
SSW
ESE 2km/h
ESE
Calm
SSW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 2km/h
ENE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 4km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 76% 67% 72% 33% 55% 24% 58% 34% 58% 33% 58% 31% 54% 26%
Dew Point 20°C 19°C 18°C 12°C 15°C 8°C 16°C 13°C 17°C 13°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 12°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:18 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:34 EST
rise
Sun 07:19 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
19°C - 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
20°C 30°C 28mm
Thu
Oct 19
20.7°C 24°C 4.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
19.4°C 28.0°C 5.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
17.4°C 24.4°C 15.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
498.5mm
51.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
481.2mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
438.6mm
54 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
19.9°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
10th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
28th 2003
Average This Month
31.8°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.0mm
20th
Total This Month
67.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.9mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
72.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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09:37 EDT

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09:03 EDT

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