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Charters Towers Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_shower

Now

26.2°C steady
Updated at 14:20 EST

Nth Goldfields for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls in the west. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Mingela

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C steady
Dew Point 21.4°C falling
Feels Like 27.8°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NNE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:47 EST

Nearby Now

Townsville Ap 31.1°C
Ayr 31.5°C
Alva Beach 30.1°C
Lucinda Point 29.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
27°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
24°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

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National Forecast

Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 32°C 33°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 10% 40% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 3
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
3
km/h
4
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction E 3km/h
E
ESE 2km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
ESE 4km/h
ESE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 81% 58% 73% 49% 70% 41% 68% 32% 65% 30% 64% 39% 64% 40%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 15°C 20°C 14°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 17°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
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:10 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:21 EST
rise
Thu 02:49 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
22.0°C - 14.8mm
Tue
Feb 21
24.1°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
23.6°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.6°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
22.6°C 35.1°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
305.0mm
22.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
196.6mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
157.2mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.0mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Feb 13

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.6°C
4th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
23.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
40.6°C
8th 2002
Average This Month
35.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.0mm
17th
Total This Month
73.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
430.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
9.0mm
2005
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