Nth Goldfields Weather
Nth Goldfields Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the north, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Friday The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.
Nth Goldfields Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||37||20%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 8||55||SE 13||27|
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.
A once-in-100-year rain event has pummelled Townsville in north Queensland, causing flash flooding that caught some motorists off-guard.