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Townsville Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.8°C steady
Updated at 00:30 EST

Lower Burdekin for Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 37.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.8°C steady
Dew Point 19.7°C rising
Feels Like 25.8°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
N 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EST
Sunset sunset
18:15 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 19.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 40% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 25
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
37
km/h
23
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 25km/h
NNE
NE 27km/h
NE
NE 19km/h
NE
NE 25km/h
NE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 25km/h
NE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 27km/h
ESE
E 37km/h
E
ESE 23km/h
ESE
E 34km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 58% 59% 57% 57% 55% 57% 55% 59% 56% 57% 50% 53% 49%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 18°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:20 EST
sunrise
05:42 EST
sunset
18:15 EST
last light
18:37 EST
moon
set
Thu 07:54 EST
rise
Thu 21:10 EST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 16
20.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
22.8°C 30.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
22.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
18.6°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
18.8°C 32.2°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
942.6mm
73.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1749.0mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
824.6mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
216.4mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
7.5°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
40.7°C
Feb 21

Townsville Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.7°C
6th
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
3rd 1941
Average This Month
19.1°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
20.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.9°C
8th
Highest On Record
37.1°C
25th 1958
Average This Month
30.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
29.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
23.4mm
4.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
252.8mm
1975
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1941
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