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Katherine Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

34.6°C falling
Updated at 13:20 CST

Darwin-Daly for Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. City Centre Mostly sunny.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.6°C falling
Dew Point 14.0°C falling
Feels Like 33.9°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 19.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 CST
Sunset sunset
18:18 CST

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Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
36°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

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Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 36°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 5% 30% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 6
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 9km/h
NE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 53% 28% 58% 31% 66% 35% 67% 33% 65% 32% 64% 29% 63% 26%
Dew Point 17°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 13°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:34 CST
sunrise
06:57 CST
sunset
18:18 CST
last light
18:41 CST
moon
rise
Fri 23:00 CST
set
Sat 11:53 CST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 27
19°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 26
18.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
- 35.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
- - 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
22.5°C - 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
720.5mm
44.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
323.4mm
45 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
503.4mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.6mm
Feb 1
Lowest Temperature
17.4°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
39.0°C
Feb 21

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.4°C
15th
Lowest On Record
5.5°C
13th 1991
Average This Month
20.9°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
38.5°C
24th 1995
Average This Month
34.8°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
32.1°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
10th
Total This Month
11.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
1.4mm
0.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
15.4mm
1980
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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