Townsville Weather


Townsville Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.3°C rising
Updated at 03:50 EST

Lower Burdekin for Thursday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the south in the early morning. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C rising
Dew Point 17.5°C rising
Feels Like 20.8°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
S 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1017.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 16.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 19
Fri
Sep 20
Sat
Sep 21
Sun
Sep 22
Mon
Sep 23
Tue
Sep 24
Wed
Sep 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 20% 30% 40% 40% 40%
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 10
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
33
km/h
17
km/h
34
km/h
18
km/h
34
km/h
17
km/h
31
km/h
15
km/h
30
km/h
16
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 10km/h
ENE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
E 21km/h
E
E 33km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
E 34km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
E 34km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 31km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 30km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 27km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 59% 54% 51% 49% 55% 55% 62% 56% 62% 57% 64% 58% 68% 55%
Dew Point 17°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°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
05:44 EST
sunrise
06:06 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Thu 09:13 EST
rise
Thu 22:20 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 22
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 18
12.6°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 17
13.3°C 27.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 16
15.5°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 15
12.7°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 14
11.6°C 27.9°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
919.2mm
68.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1748.6mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
790.8mm
68 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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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.5°C
6th
Lowest On Record
7.7°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
12.4°C
-5.0°C
Long-term Average
17.4°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.8°C
9th
Highest On Record
36.5°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
28.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
27.8°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
10.4mm
2.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
84.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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