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Katherine Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
thunderstorms

Now

23.2°C rising
Updated at 00:40 CST

Darwin-Daly for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds and possible heavy falls. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. City Centre Rain. Possible storm. Chance of any rain: 100% Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. City Centre Shower or two. Possible storm. Min 26 Max 32 Possible rainfall: 1 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds and possible heavy falls. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day. City Centre Rain. Possible storm.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.2°C rising
Dew Point 22.4°C rising
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
NNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1007.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 21.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:28 CST
Sunset sunset
19:17 CST

Nearby Now

Batchelor Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
25°C

6am

Heavy rain
24°C

9am

Shower
26°C

12pm

Shower
29°C

Darwin-Daly Weather Warnings

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NT - Tue 22:30 CST
Severe Weather Warning Damaging Winds and Heavy Rainfall for Daly, Tiwi, Gregory the Arnhem, Carpentaria and Barkly Districts

NT - Tue 18:09 CST
Flood Warning for the Katherine River

NT - Tue 12:53 CST
Flood Watch for the North West Coastal Rivers

National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
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Jan 29
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Jan 31

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Maximum 31°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 35°C 36°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 60% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index 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 15
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
10
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7
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11
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6
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13
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14
km/h
Wind Direction N 15km/h
N
N 18km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 10km/h
N
NE 7km/h
NE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
N 7km/h
N
E 13km/h
E
NNW 11km/h
NNW
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 94% 78% 86% 71% 89% 69% 85% 60% 80% 51% 80% 49% 80% 56%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:06 CST
sunrise
06:28 CST
sunset
19:17 CST
last light
19:40 CST
moon
set
Wed 17:00 CST
rise
Thu 04:44 CST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 24
23.0°C - 72.6mm
Mon
Jan 23
24.5°C 32.0°C 20.6mm
Sun
Jan 22
23.9°C 33.0°C 36.4mm
Sat
Jan 21
23.8°C 33.3°C 18.8mm
Fri
Jan 20
24.0°C 33.0°C 35.2mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
265.9mm
15.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
410.0mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
33.8mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.4mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
21.9°C
Jan 17
Highest Temperature
35.4°C
Jan 11

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.9°C
17th
Lowest On Record
18.4°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
24.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
11th
Highest On Record
40.2°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
33.1°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
34.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
78.4mm
24th
Total This Month
410.0mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
265.9mm
15.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
732.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
78.2mm
1970
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Weather News

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.

Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.