Townsville - Recent December Temperatures and Rainfall





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

December temperature averages by year in Townsville
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
91 77 2020 33 25
92 76 2019 33 25
89 77 2018 32 25
90 76 2017 32 24
91 77 2016 33 25
90 77 2015 32 25
91 78 2014 33 25
90 75 2013 32 24
90 76 2012 32 24
89 76 2011 32 24
87 76 2010 31 25
Number of days in December 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 22
2019 31 31
2018 31 17
2017 31 21
2016 31 20
2015 31 17
2014 31 23
2013 31 14
2012 31 17
2011 31 8
2010 31 3

Rainy Weather iconRain

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Townsville during December 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 December in Townsville
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
10 2020 6.1 154
2 2019 0.1 3
13 2018 10.4 264
4 2017 0.6 16
8 2016 1.1 29
8 2015 4.4 110
6 2014 1.7 42
4 2013 0.4 9
3 2012 0.6 14
13 2011 7.1 180
21 2010 16.0 406
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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