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Darwin Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 33°C
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Now

26.4°C steady
Updated at 06:20 CST

Darwin-Daly for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. City Centre Shower or two. Possible storm.

Currently at Darwin Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.4°C steady
Dew Point 23.8°C steady
Feels Like 28.8°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
E 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1010.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:54 CST
Sunset sunset
18:33 CST

Nearby Now

Middle Point 24.9°C

Next 12 hours in Darwin

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance storm
28°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
33°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

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Darwin 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme 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 16
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction E 16km/h
E
ENE 24km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 21km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
NE 21km/h
NE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 81% 60% 79% 59% 80% 54% 79% 48% 78% 51% 80% 54% 82% 63%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 21°C 25°C 22°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 25°C

Darwin Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 CST
sunrise
06:54 CST
sunset
18:33 CST
last light
18:55 CST
moon
set
Mon 14:50 CST
rise
Tue 03:06 CST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
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Sun
May 29

Darwin Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 1
23.9°C 34°C 5.0mm
Sat
Apr 30
25.2°C 34.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 29
26.8°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 28
24.7°C 34.9°C 0.2mm
Wed
Apr 27
25.4°C 34.2°C 0.0mm

Darwin Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1243.3mm
72.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
487.4mm
58 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1089.8mm
68 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
22.3°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
36.0°C
Apr 12

Darwin Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
13.8°C
27th 1990
Average This Month
23.9°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
36.0°C
2nd 1942
Average This Month
34.0°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.0mm
1st
Total This Month
5.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.2mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
298.9mm
1968
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1943
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