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Douglas River Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

35.5°C steady
Updated at 13:50 CST

Darwin-Daly for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. City Centre Partly cloudy.

Currently at Douglas River

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.5°C steady
Dew Point 22.1°C falling
Feels Like 39.9°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
SW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1006.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 CST
Sunset sunset
19:06 CST

Nearby Now

Batchelor Ap 36.5°C
Middle Point 36.0°C
Tindal 38.2°C

Next 12 hours in Douglas River

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
38°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

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National Forecast

Douglas River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 38°C 37°C 36°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 90% 90% 80% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme 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 7
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction N 7km/h
N
E 10km/h
E
NW 4km/h
NW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
N 4km/h
N
NE 4km/h
NE
N 5km/h
N
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
N 8km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 9km/h
NW
SW 6km/h
SW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 78% 44% 74% 47% 75% 59% 85% 73% 85% 67% 82% 69% 87% 67%
Dew Point 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 28°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 28°C

Douglas River Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:47 CST
sunrise
06:10 CST
sunset
19:06 CST
last light
19:29 CST
moon
rise
Fri 14:19 CST
set
Sat 02:38 CST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Douglas River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
25.4°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
23.6°C 37.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
22.4°C 37.0°C 9.4mm
Tue
Dec 6
25.0°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
24.9°C 36.2°C 0.0mm

Douglas River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1298.6mm
82.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
759.4mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
917.8mm
67 Day(s)
Wettest Day
50.6mm
Mar 7
Lowest Temperature
5.3°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Oct 30

Douglas River Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.4°C
7th
Lowest On Record
16.4°C
26th 1969
Average This Month
24.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
40.7°C
27th 2002
Average This Month
36.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
35.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
39.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
215.0mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
515.6mm
2003
Driest On Record
30.0mm
1972
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