Townsville - Recent May Temperatures and Rainfall





The numbers here describe what the May weather in Townsville, Queensland Australia was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives May 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 May. 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

May temperature averages by year in Townsville
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
81 63 2020 27 17
83 67 2019 28 19
84 63 2018 29 17
82 65 2017 28 18
86 70 2016 30 21
84 65 2015 29 18
83 65 2014 28 19
82 66 2013 28 19
81 63 2012 27 17
80 60 2011 27 16
83 65 2010 28 18
Number of days in May when the temperature in Townsville rose to at least 21 or 32 degrees Celsius
Year 21 °C
70 °F
32 °C
90 °F
2020 30 0
2019 31 0
2018 31 0
2017 31 0
2016 31 0
2015 31 0
2014 31 0
2013 31 0
2012 29 0
2011 31 0
2010 31 0

Rainy Weather iconRain

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Townsville during May 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 May in Townsville
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
8 2020 3.1 77
7 2019 0.8 20
3 2018 0.1 2
6 2017 6.6 166
1 2016 0.0 1
1 2015 0.0 1
6 2014 0.4 10
8 2013 1.1 29
5 2012 2.7 70
5 2011 0.9 23
0 2010 0.0 0
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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