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Katherine Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 34°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.3°C rising
Updated at 04:50 CST

Darwin-Daly for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm inland early this evening. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. City Centre Partly cloudy. Chance of any rain: 10% Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day. City Centre Possible shower or storm. Min 25 Max 34 Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.3°C rising
Dew Point 23.3°C rising
Feels Like 24.3°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 11.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 CST
Sunset sunset
19:07 CST

Nearby Now

Batchelor Ap 25.0°C

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
33°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
34°C

Darwin-Daly Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 34°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 37°C 37°C 37°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 50% 10% 30% 30% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 5
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
5
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 5km/h
ESE
SE 9km/h
SE
WSW 4km/h
WSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 7km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
SE 19km/h
SE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
SE 20km/h
SE
E 6km/h
E
SE 19km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 75% 52% 74% 48% 69% 40% 64% 32% 63% 30% 61% 29% 59% 30%
Dew Point 24°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 17°C 21°C 16°C 21°C 17°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:19 CST
sunrise
06:41 CST
sunset
19:07 CST
last light
19:28 CST
moon
rise
Sat 05:10 CST
set
Sat 18:05 CST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
20.6°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
- 37.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
21.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
21.5°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
23.2°C 34.0°C 0.2mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
507.4mm
29.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
751.2mm
38 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
214.2mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.4mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
20.1°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Feb 23

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.1°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
18.3°C
10th 2012
Average This Month
23.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.5°C
23rd
Highest On Record
38.9°C
21st 1996
Average This Month
33.0°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
75.4mm
17th
Total This Month
300.0mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
241.5mm
14.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
719.3mm
2004
Driest On Record
42.2mm
1996
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