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Katherine Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 24°C
late_thunder

Now

30.1°C rising
Updated at 09:50 CST

Darwin-Daly for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. City Centre Showers. Possible storm.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.1°C rising
Dew Point 23.8°C steady
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 CST
Sunset sunset
18:48 CST

Nearby Now

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
36°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
32°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Darwin-Daly Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Late thunder

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Showers
Maximum 36°C 34°C 35°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 36°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 50% 90% 90% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 7km/h
N
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
N 7km/h
N
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 7km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
W 12km/h
W
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 11km/h
SW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 15km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 77% 49% 77% 56% 79% 54% 78% 43% 75% 44% 76% 40% 61% 38%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 20°C 20°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:24 CST
sunrise
06:45 CST
sunset
18:48 CST
last light
19:10 CST
moon
set
Sat 16:42 CST
rise
Sun 04:45 CST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
25°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
24.5°C 36°C 6.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
25.0°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
24.1°C 34.5°C 61.4mm
Tue
Mar 21
24.0°C 35.1°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
677.5mm
40.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
955.4mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
279.4mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.4mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
20.1°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
36.8°C
Mar 3

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.4°C
1st
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
27th 2014
Average This Month
24.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
3rd
Highest On Record
38.9°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
35.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
34.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
43.8mm
14th
Total This Month
188.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
170.1mm
11.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
396.9mm
2004
Driest On Record
3.2mm
1987
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