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14.46°S 132.26°E 100m AMSL

Katherine Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 36°C
showers

Now

28.4°C falling
Updated at 22:20 CST

Darwin-Daly for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Light winds. City Centre Shower or two. Possible storm. Chance of any rain: 50% Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h. City Centre Possible shower or storm. Min 27 Max 33 Possible rainfall: 0 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. City Centre Shower or two. Possible storm.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C falling
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 33.5°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
SW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 CST
Sunset sunset
19:13 CST

Nearby Now

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

12am

Shower
28°C

3am

Slight chance shower
26°C

6am

Chance shower
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

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Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17

Possible shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Late shower

Showers increasing

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 36°C 36°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 30% 50% 60% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 3
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 3km/h
NW
SE 15km/h
SE
NE 4km/h
NE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
W 4km/h
W
SE 13km/h
SE
WSW 5km/h
WSW
SE 11km/h
SE
W 9km/h
W
SSE 12km/h
SSE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
W 10km/h
W
SSW 11km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 73% 44% 77% 43% 71% 34% 70% 35% 70% 33% 69% 31% 72% 34%
Dew Point 24°C 22°C 25°C 22°C 24°C 19°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 19°C 23°C 18°C 24°C 20°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 CST
sunrise
06:37 CST
sunset
19:13 CST
last light
19:35 CST
moon
rise
Fri 09:51 CST
set
Fri 22:10 CST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 11
24.8°C - 2.4mm
Wed
Feb 10
25.4°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
26.0°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
24.4°C 36.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
25.0°C 36.4°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
507.4mm
29.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
171.4mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
276.2mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.6mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
22.8°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Jan 12

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
18.3°C
10th 2012
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
9th
Highest On Record
38.9°C
21st 1996
Average This Month
35.0°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
33.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
40.6mm
1st
Total This Month
49.8mm
5 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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