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Darwin Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 24°C
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29.7°C falling
Updated at 16:30 CST

Currently at Darwin Ap

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Temperature 29.7°C falling
Dew Point 25.0°C rising
Feels Like 35.7°C
Relative Humidity 76%
Wind icon
NW 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1002.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 CST
Sunset sunset
19:20 CST

Nearby Now

Middle Point 28.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Blaydin Point

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
27°C

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National Forecast

Darwin 7-day Weather Forecast

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Maximum 29°C 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
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Wind Speed 5
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Wind Direction S 5km/h
S
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 83% 72% 85% 75% 86% 77% 86% 76% 85% 73% 83% 72% 83% 74%
Dew Point 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C

Darwin Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:13 CST
sunrise
06:36 CST
sunset
19:20 CST
last light
19:42 CST
moon
set
Sat 21:38 CST
rise
Sun 09:44 CST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
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Thu
Feb 1
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Feb 8
moon
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Feb 16

Darwin Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
23.2°C 30°C 86.8mm
Fri
Jan 19
24.4°C 32.7°C 7.4mm
Thu
Jan 18
25.1°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
24.6°C 32.2°C 1.2mm
Tue
Jan 16
21.3°C 33.4°C 39.2mm

Darwin Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
424.3mm
21.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
216.2mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
225.8mm
13 Day(s)
Wettest Day
86.8mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
34.6°C
Jan 1

Darwin Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
16th
Lowest On Record
20.2°C
23rd 1985
Average This Month
24.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
36.1°C
7th 2014
Average This Month
32.7°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
31.8°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
86.8mm
20th
Total This Month
216.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
424.3mm
21.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
940.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
136.1mm
1965
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

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Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.