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Darwin Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 34°C
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Now

26.8°C rising
Updated at 06:50 CST

Darwin-Daly for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW in the early afternoon. City Centre Possible shower or storm. Max 34 Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.

Currently at Darwin Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.8°C rising
Dew Point 24.0°C falling
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 CST
Sunset sunset
19:03 CST

Nearby Now

Middle Point 25.4°C

Next 12 hours in Blaydin Point

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
30°C

Darwin-Daly Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Darwin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 34°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 30% 40% 50% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 6
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 6km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
N 7km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 10km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
SW 7km/h
SW
NW 12km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 69% 60% 69% 60% 70% 59% 71% 58% 69% 57% 72% 63% 76% 63%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Darwin Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:50 CST
sunrise
06:13 CST
sunset
19:03 CST
last light
19:26 CST
moon
rise
Tue 11:39 CST
set
Wed 00:21 CST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Darwin Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
25.9°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
25.8°C 35.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
25.9°C 33.5°C 8.6mm
Fri
Dec 2
25.3°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
25.5°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Darwin Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1727.4mm
113.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
963.0mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1237.4mm
84 Day(s)
Wettest Day
82.0mm
Nov 23
Lowest Temperature
13.3°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
37.5°C
Oct 8

Darwin Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
25.3°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
19.8°C
4th 1974
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
37.0°C
18th 1976
Average This Month
34.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
32.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
8.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
248.9mm
16.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
664.5mm
1974
Driest On Record
18.8mm
1991
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