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McArthur River Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 24°C
sunny

Now

33.1°C falling
Updated at 17:50 CST

Currently at Borroloola

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.1°C falling
Dew Point 20.6°C falling
Feels Like 35.6°C
Relative Humidity 47%
Wind icon
NNE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1007.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 11.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 CST
Sunset sunset
18:48 CST

Nearby Now

Burketown Ap 33.9°C

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
31°C

12am

Clear
29°C

3am

Clear
26°C

6am

Clear
25°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Fog then sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 41°C 40°C 41°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 39°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 5
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SE 5km/h
SE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 5km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
E 13km/h
E
SW 7km/h
SW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 50% 26% 61% 28% 67% 27% 63% 29% 65% 30% 64% 33% 69% 38%
Dew Point 22°C 18°C 24°C 19°C 25°C 19°C 24°C 20°C 25°C 20°C 25°C 21°C 25°C 23°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:21 CST
sunrise
05:45 CST
sunset
18:48 CST
last light
19:12 CST
moon
set
Sun 22:33 CST
rise
Mon 10:20 CST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
22.8°C 41°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
27.3°C 39.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
28.0°C 38.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
25.9°C 40.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 30
- 39.9°C -

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
811.6mm
61.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
402.4mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
405.4mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
46.4mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
7.7°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
42.5°C
Nov 4

McArthur River Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
1st 1993
Average This Month
26.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
46.0°C
31st 1990
Average This Month
39.8°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
37.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
129.9mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
435.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
22.4mm
1979
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Weather News

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17:45 EDT

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Stormy start to summer for southeast QLD

17:25 EDT

Saturday's storms produced large hail, intense rainfall and destructive winds to several locations across southeast Queensland as two large storms rolled over in quick succession.

Mid 40-degree heat scorches northwestern NSW

15:26 EDT

Parts of far northwestern New South Wales have been scorching in temperatures in the mid forties, as much as 10 degrees above average.