Townsville Weather


Townsville Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.7°C steady
Updated at 21:40 EST

Lower Burdekin for Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the north in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Townsville Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C steady
Dew Point 21.6°C steady
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:20 EST
Sunset sunset
18:12 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 20.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Townsville

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

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Townsville 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Thu
Apr 9

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 60% 50% 20% 20% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 11
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction S 11km/h
S
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NW 8km/h
NW
NE 18km/h
NE
SW 5km/h
SW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 61% 71% 64% 72% 69% 74% 65% 69% 57% 66% 56% 66% 60%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C

Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
set
Sat 01:57 EST
rise
Sat 15:25 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 3
21.1°C 31°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 2
20.8°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 1
22.5°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
22.7°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 30
23.2°C 31.5°C 0.0mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
823.4mm
50.3 Day(s)
Total For 2020
633.2mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
1694.0mm
44 Day(s)
Wettest Day
99.2mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
20.6°C
Mar 21
Highest Temperature
39.1°C
Feb 14

Townsville Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.8°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
10.9°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
21.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
20.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.8°C
2nd 1988
Average This Month
31.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.8mm
7.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
546.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.3mm
1947
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