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Katherine Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 40°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.4°C steady
Updated at 03:30 CST

Darwin-Daly for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. City Centre Partly cloudy. Chance of any rain: 20% Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day. City Centre Shower or two. Possible storm. Min 25 Max 33 Possible rainfall: 3 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. City Centre Possible shower or storm.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C steady
Dew Point 23.5°C steady
Feels Like 32.3°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:03 CST
Sunset sunset
19:01 CST

Nearby Now

Batchelor Ap 25.9°C

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
35°C

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

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National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 40°C 40°C 40°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 37°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 20% 80% 70% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 10
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 10km/h
NNW
E 17km/h
E
NNW 14km/h
NNW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
N 12km/h
N
ESE 17km/h
ESE
NW 10km/h
NW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
N 11km/h
N
SE 13km/h
SE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 61% 22% 58% 25% 58% 24% 59% 30% 59% 36% 66% 35% 70% 39%
Dew Point 22°C 15°C 22°C 16°C 21°C 15°C 21°C 18°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 21°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:40 CST
sunrise
06:03 CST
sunset
19:01 CST
last light
19:24 CST
moon
rise
Wed 12:24 CST
set
Thu 01:01 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
Tue
Dec 6
26.7°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
Sat
Dec 3
23.2°C 38.6°C 4.8mm
Fri
Dec 2
- 39.1°C -

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
612.4mm
67 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
25.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
4th
Highest On Record
41.6°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
38.0°C
+2.3°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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