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Katherine Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 37°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.7°C rising
Updated at 00:40 CST

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.7°C rising
Dew Point 21.5°C rising
Feels Like 28.6°C
Relative Humidity 73%
Wind icon
N 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 CST
Sunset sunset
19:04 CST

Nearby Now

Daly Waters 26.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
26°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
35°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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NT - Wed 23:34 CST
for People in Lasseter District

National Forecast

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers
Maximum 37°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 30% 40% 30% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 13
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
SE 11km/h
SE
NW 10km/h
NW
SE 8km/h
SE
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
N 10km/h
N
Relative Humidity 68% 40% 69% 42% 70% 39% 68% 39% 70% 41% 68% 42% 68% 36%
Dew Point 24°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 20°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:42 CST
sunrise
06:06 CST
sunset
19:04 CST
last light
19:28 CST
moon
rise
Thu 03:08 CST
set
Thu 15:48 CST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Tindal Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 13
26.3°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
25.5°C 38.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
26.4°C 38.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
23.5°C 37.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
26.1°C 37.1°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1080.4mm
73.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1239.0mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
494.4mm
71 Day(s)
Wettest Day
78.4mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
8.6°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
40.8°C
Oct 28

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.1°C
6th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
1st 1990
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
24.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
41.6°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
36.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
52.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
231.0mm
13.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
656.4mm
2003
Driest On Record
72.0mm
2006
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