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Channel Point Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

29.6°C rising
Updated at 13:10 CST

Darwin-Daly for Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. City Centre Sunny.

Currently at Dum In Mirrie

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.6°C rising
Dew Point 21.8°C rising
Feels Like 32.6°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
WNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:56 CST
Sunset sunset
18:45 CST

Nearby Now

Batchelor Ap 32.9°C
Darwin Ap 29.8°C

Next 12 hours in Batchelor

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
35°C

6pm

Mostly clear
34°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

12am

Mostly clear
23°C

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Channel Point 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 29
Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High 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 8
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
4
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 8km/h
ENE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NE 8km/h
NE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 7km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
ENE 4km/h
ENE
W 13km/h
W
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
E 8km/h
E
WNW 9km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 93% 63% 88% 64% 87% 63% 84% 59% 86% 59% 84% 58% 83% 54%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Channel Point Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:35 CST
sunrise
06:56 CST
sunset
18:45 CST
last light
19:07 CST
moon
rise
Sat 18:16 CST
set
Sun 06:58 CST
moon
Sun
Aug 30
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21

Channel Point Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
21.0°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
21.5°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
21.0°C 29.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
23.3°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
21.5°C 30.0°C 0.0mm

Channel Point Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1338.6mm
66.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
1307.5mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1313.6mm
67 Day(s)
Wettest Day
136.0mm
Jan 1
Lowest Temperature
11.3°C
Aug 18
Highest Temperature
34.9°C
Apr 19

Channel Point Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.3°C
18th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
8th 2006
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.1°C
14th
Highest On Record
36.0°C
25th 1998
Average This Month
29.5°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
4.4mm
0.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
52.4mm
1996
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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