CURRENT CONDITIONS FOR:
TOWNSVILLE AP
Temperature Dew Point Rel. Humidity Feels Like Wind Gusts Pressure Rainfall
25.4°C 24.7°C 96% 26.5°C SE 16km/h 26km/h 1008.4hPa 1.6mm / -<
Mingela 21.7°C  Ayr 25.4°C 

Lower Burdekin for Monday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Kimi.

7-DAY WEATHER FORECAST: TOWNSVILLE 28 DAY RAINFALL FORECAST: CLICK HERE

MON
Jan 18
TUE
Jan 19
WED
Jan 20
THU
Jan 21
FRI
Jan 22
SAT
Jan 23
SUN
Jan 24
Summary showers
Showers
showers
Showers
showers
Showers
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain
Likely Amount
80%
20-40mm
70%
20-40mm
60%
10-20mm
50%
1-5mm
30%
< 1mm
40%
< 1mm
70%
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 20km/h
ESE
29km/h
ESE
22km/h
SE
25km/h
ESE
17km/h
SE
27km/h
ESE
22km/h
SE
31km/h
ESE
22km/h
SE
29km/h
E
19km/h
SSE
30km/h
ESE
19km/h
SSE
29km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 87% 87% 89% 83% 85% 81% 80% 72% 81% 70% 79% 69% 80% 70%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 23°C 25°C
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Lower Burdekin Weather Warnings

Qld - Mon 05:18 EST
Storm Force Wind Warning for Cooktown and Cairns coasts. Gale Warning for Townsville Coast

Qld - Mon 04:54 EST
Tropical Cyclone Warning for Port Douglas to Lucinda, including Cairns. Tropical Cyclone Watch for Lucinda to Ayr, including Townsville

Qld - Sun 12:51 EST
Flood Watch for the North Tropical Coast between Cape Flattery and Ingham

Qld - Fri 10:11 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Belyando and Suttor rivers

Next 12 hours in Townsville

possible thunderstorm

9am

Chance shower or storm
27°C
possible thunderstorm

12pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C
possible shower

3pm

Chance shower
30°C
possible shower

6pm

Chance shower
28°C
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Townsville Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:25 EST
sunrise
05:49 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:21 EST
moon
rise
Mon 10:10 EST
set
Mon 22:44 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 21
moon
Fri
Jan 29
moon
Fri
Feb 5
moon
Fri
Feb 12

Townsville Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 17
23.5°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 16
22.4°C 30.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 15
22.4°C 31.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 14
25.7°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 13
25.3°C 31.6°C 1.8mm

Townsville Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Jan
269.2mm
14.6 day(s)
total for 2021
71.6mm
8 day(s)
total to this day 2020
15.0mm
7 day(s)
wettest day
37.2mm
Jan 6
lowest temperature
22.4°C
Jan 15
highest temperature
33.1°C
Jan 7

Townsville Ap Almanac

January minimum temperature
lowest this month
22.4°C
15th
lowest on record
18.7°C
6th 2001
average this month
24.3°C
+0.0°C
long-term average
24.3°C
January maximum temperature
highest this month
33.1°C
7th
highest on record
44.3°C
7th 1994
average this month
30.2°C
-1.3°C
long-term average
31.5°C
January rainfall
wettest this month
37.2mm
6th
total this month
71.6mm
8 day(s)
long-term average
269.2mm
14.6 day(s)
wettest on record
1141.7mm
1953
driest on record
8.8mm
1947

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