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Katherine Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 39°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 06:00 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 Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 23.3°C rising
Feels Like 31.3°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
N 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1008.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:04 CST
Sunset sunset
19:02 CST

Nearby Now

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
35°C

3pm

Mostly clear
39°C

6pm

Mostly clear
39°C

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National Forecast

Katherine 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

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 39°C 38°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 80% 70% 70% 80% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 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 11
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 11km/h
NNW
E 19km/h
E
NW 9km/h
NW
SE 15km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
N 10km/h
N
E 13km/h
E
NNW 10km/h
NNW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 59% 24% 55% 29% 61% 39% 69% 41% 72% 43% 69% 40% 75% 44%
Dew Point 22°C 15°C 21°C 18°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 22°C

Katherine 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
05:41 CST
sunrise
06:04 CST
sunset
19:02 CST
last light
19:26 CST
moon
rise
Fri 14:14 CST
set
Sat 02:33 CST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
25.5°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
27.7°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
26.7°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
25.2°C 38.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
25.7°C 38.7°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1078.6mm
72.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
476.6mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
656.4mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
61.2mm
Sep 19
Lowest Temperature
7.3°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
41.4°C
Nov 4

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
1st 1990
Average This Month
25.5°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.7°C
7th
Highest On Record
41.6°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
38.5°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
35.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.0mm
1st
Total This Month
25.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
218.3mm
13.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
656.4mm
2003
Driest On Record
72.0mm
2006
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