Townsville - Recent January Temperatures and Rainfall





The numbers here describe what the January weather in Townsville, Queensland Australia was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives January data by year for temperature and precipitation.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot days occurred each January. Then there's information on how much rain actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Townsville had wet weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Townsville Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

January temperature averages by year in Townsville
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
91 78 2020 33 25
89 75 2019 31 24
90 76 2018 32 25
90 78 2017 32 25
91 78 2016 33 25
91 77 2015 33 25
91 78 2014 33 25
91 77 2013 33 25
88 76 2012 31 24
88 76 2011 31 24
88 77 2010 31 25
Number of days in January when the temperature in Townsville rose to at least 21 or 32 degrees Celsius
Year 21 °C
70 °F
32 °C
90 °F
2020 28 20
2019 31 14
2018 31 11
2017 31 20
2016 31 17
2015 31 19
2014 31 25
2013 31 25
2012 31 8
2011 31 4
2010 31 8

Rainy Weather iconRain

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Townsville during January in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall amounted to 0.254 millimeters (0.01 inches) or more.

Total rainfall for January in Townsville
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
16 2020 10.4 265
12 2019 18.2 461
15 2018 4.7 119
15 2017 6.4 163
9 2016 3.0 77
14 2015 7.3 185
9 2014 3.1 77
11 2013 11.3 286
13 2012 10.5 266
19 2011 7.0 179
20 2010 21.4 543
Reference

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology. Climate Data Online.

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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