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Townsville Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 34°C
possible_shower

Now

28.2°C falling
Updated at 03:00 EST

Lower Burdekin for Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely from the late morning. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls inland from the late morning. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C falling
Dew Point 23.8°C rising
Feels Like 33.2°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
N 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
18:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
31°C

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 02:02 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rainfall) Peninsula, North Tropical Coast & Tablelands, Nthn Goldfields & Upper Flinders

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 25
Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30
Fri
Jan 31

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 70% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 1-5mm
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 10
km/h
25
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
35
km/h
26
km/h
36
km/h
Wind Direction NE 10km/h
NE
NE 25km/h
NE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 26km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 28km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 35km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 36km/h
E
Relative Humidity 63% 59% 71% 68% 73% 71% 77% 76% 73% 71% 72% 66% 68% 68%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 26°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:30 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
moon
rise
Sat 05:52 EST
set
Sat 19:20 EST
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16
moon
Mon
Feb 24

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 24
26.6°C 34°C 2.4mm
Thu
Jan 23
24.3°C 32.1°C 8.8mm
Wed
Jan 22
24.7°C 31.8°C 1.2mm
Tue
Jan 21
24.7°C 33.8°C 2.2mm
Mon
Jan 20
28.6°C 35.1°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Total For 2020
24.2mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
22.6mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.8mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
22.7°C
Jan 18
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Jan 19

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.7°C
18th
Lowest On Record
18.7°C
1st 1963
Average This Month
25.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
19th
Highest On Record
44.3°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
33.6°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.8mm
23rd
Total This Month
24.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
268.7mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1141.7mm
1953
Driest On Record
8.8mm
1947
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