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Townsville Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.8°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning and afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning and early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C falling
Dew Point 14.7°C rising
Feels Like 20.3°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
ESE 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:17 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 17.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

6am

Mostly clear
20°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Sat
Oct 26
Sun
Oct 27
Mon
Oct 28
Tue
Oct 29

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 16°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 20% 5% 5% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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
36
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 25km/h
ESE
E 36km/h
E
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 31km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 25km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
E 28km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 34km/h
E
Relative Humidity 56% 48% 49% 50% 54% 53% 57% 53% 54% 51% 55% 52% 58% 55%
Dew Point 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:38 EST
sunset
18:17 EST
last light
18:39 EST
moon
rise
Wed 01:46 EST
set
Wed 13:17 EST
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 22
23.2°C 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 21
23.2°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 20
18.6°C 34.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 19
22.8°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 18
24.1°C 30.7°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
832.8mm
72 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

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.7°C
6th
Lowest On Record
8.2°C
3rd 1941
Average This Month
20.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
20.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.7°C
20th
Highest On Record
37.1°C
25th 1958
Average This Month
30.5°C
+1.0°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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