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19.85°S 145.59°E 375m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 37°C
sunny

Now

23.3°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

Nth Goldfields for Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Sunday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then turning S 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.

Currently at Townsville Air Weapons Range

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.3°C falling
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
ENE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

Mingela 21.0°C
Townsville Ap 25.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Clear
17°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 16:03 EST
Extreme Fire Danger for Northern Goldfields and Upper Flinders. Severe Fire Danger for Gulf Country

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Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 37°C 34°C 33°C 32°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 20°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 30% 5% 5% 30% 30%
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 3
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 3km/h
NNW
SW 8km/h
SW
S 12km/h
S
S 10km/h
S
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
E 3km/h
E
E 2km/h
E
Relative Humidity 49% 8% 15% 7% 57% 28% 50% 21% 47% 27% 52% 27% 58% 22%
Dew Point 17°C 0°C 0°C -4°C 18°C 13°C 14°C 8°C 13°C 11°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 9°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:19 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
moon
rise
Sat 23:05 EST
set
Sun 10:19 EST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 19
20.7°C 38°C 0.8mm
Fri
Oct 18
20.5°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 17
20.4°C 36.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 16
17.1°C 39.3°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
17.9°C 38.6°C 0.0mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
498.5mm
51.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
579.4mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
510.2mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
81.2mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
4.9°C
Jul 16
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Oct 16

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
17.2°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
18.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.3°C
16th
Highest On Record
41.5°C
28th 2003
Average This Month
35.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
19th
Total This Month
1.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.9mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
72.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1994
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