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Katherine Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 33°C
sunny

Now

24.0°C falling
Updated at 18:50 CST

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C falling
Dew Point 7.2°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 11.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:56 CST
Sunset sunset
18:19 CST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

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National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 17°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 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 20
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
E 11km/h
E
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 32% 24% 39% 23% 49% 27% 71% 28% 70% 27% 68% 28% 65% 28%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 18°C 12°C 16°C 13°C 15°C 12°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:33 CST
sunrise
06:56 CST
sunset
18:18 CST
last light
18:41 CST
moon
set
Thu 02:04 CST
rise
Thu 14:41 CST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Katherine Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
14.6°C - 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
18.7°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
14.2°C 32.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
14.4°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
13.0°C 30.0°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
712.2mm
45.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
555.0mm
54 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1003.2mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.8mm
Jan 19
Lowest Temperature
8.3°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
38.4°C
Apr 3

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
5.5°C
13th 1991
Average This Month
14.6°C
-2.9°C
Long-term Average
17.5°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.7°C
4th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
24th 1995
Average This Month
32.2°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
32.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
2.3mm
0.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
19.6mm
2015
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1979
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