Southern Cross Weather


20.01°S 146.17°E 285m AMSL

Charters Towers Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

25.3°C steady
Updated at 17:00 EST

Nth Goldfields for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the southeast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Townsville Fta

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C steady
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 31.0°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
E 3km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 39.0mm / 23.2mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
18:45 EST

Nearby Now

Mingela 24.1°C
Townsville Ap 28.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mingela

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
24°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
23°C

3am

Slight chance storm
23°C

Nth Goldfields Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 15:01 EST
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rainfall) for Herb/L Burdekin, North Tropical Coast/Tablelands & Northern Goldfields/Upper Flinders

Qld - Tue 14:05 EST
Minor Flood Warning For The Thomson And Barcoo Rivers And Cooper Creek

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Charters Towers 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27
Fri
Feb 28
Sat
Feb 29
Sun
Mar 1
Mon
Mar 2

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 60% 50% 40% 30%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 3
km/h
2
km/h
0
km/h
0
km/h
1
km/h
1
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
1
km/h
1
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 3km/h
ENE
NE 2km/h
NE
Calm
NNW
Calm
W
W 1km/h
W
SW 1km/h
SW
S 2km/h
S
S 7km/h
S
SSE 3km/h
SSE
S 5km/h
S
S 3km/h
S
SSE 2km/h
SSE
SSW 1km/h
SSW
SE 1km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 88% 73% 83% 64% 81% 63% 76% 47% 69% 42% 72% 47% 75% 41%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 20°C

Charters Towers Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:07 EST
moon
set
Tue 19:56 EST
rise
Wed 08:02 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16
moon
Tue
Mar 24

Charters Towers Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 25
23.0°C 33°C 0.4mm
Mon
Feb 24
21.1°C 32.3°C 6.0mm
Sun
Feb 23
21.2°C 26.8°C 9.0mm
Sat
Feb 22
21.4°C 31.8°C 1.0mm
Fri
Feb 21
21.5°C 35.0°C 12.6mm

Charters Towers Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
292.1mm
21.1 Day(s)
Total For 2020
213.3mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
429.8mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.6mm
Jan 26
Lowest Temperature
19.0°C
Jan 9
Highest Temperature
41.8°C
Jan 19

Charters Towers Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
17.1°C
3rd 2013
Average This Month
22.5°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.1°C
15th
Highest On Record
41.1°C
13th 2017
Average This Month
35.9°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
33.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
36.0mm
7th
Total This Month
70.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
137.8mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
430.6mm
2009
Driest On Record
9.0mm
2005
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