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Katherine Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

39.1°C falling
Updated at 16:50 CST

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.1°C falling
Dew Point 9.6°C falling
Feels Like 37.4°C
Relative Humidity 17%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1005.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 36.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 CST
Sunset sunset
18:39 CST

Nearby Now

Batchelor Ap 31.0°C

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

3am

Mostly clear
28°C

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National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 38°C 37°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 39°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 60% 30% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 14
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction N 14km/h
N
SE 12km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
SE 18km/h
SE
NE 11km/h
NE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
N 13km/h
N
ESE 7km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 56% 24% 52% 25% 53% 32% 54% 31% 48% 20% 52% 18% 55% 20%
Dew Point 21°C 14°C 20°C 16°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 19°C 11°C 20°C 10°C 20°C 12°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:50 CST
sunrise
06:11 CST
sunset
18:40 CST
last light
19:01 CST
moon
set
Thu 18:16 CST
rise
Fri 06:29 CST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Oct 19
25°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
27.6°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
27.0°C 40.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
25.9°C 41.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
27.4°C 40.7°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
756.1mm
51.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1012.0mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
418.2mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.4mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
8.6°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
40.2°C
Oct 13

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.9°C
5th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
4th 1990
Average This Month
25.6°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.2°C
13th
Highest On Record
46.2°C
29th 1991
Average This Month
39.0°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
37.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
8th
Total This Month
8.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.8mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
165.7mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1981
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Weather News

Emotional reunion with wife for survivor of trawler capsize in central Queensland

17:50 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has had an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

16:30 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

Unusually heavy October rainfall continues to soak eastern Queensland as records tumble along the state's North Tropical Coast.