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McArthur River Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 26°C
late_shower

Now

28.4°C rising
Updated at 09:20 CST

Currently at McArthur River

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C rising
Dew Point 23.3°C falling
Feels Like 32.1°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1008.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:25 CST
Sunset sunset
18:53 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 29.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
34°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3
Sun
Mar 4

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 36°C 37°C 38°C 37°C 36°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 30% 20% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 20-40mm
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 6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
4
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 6km/h
WSW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NW 5km/h
NW
E 4km/h
E
NW 6km/h
NW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NE 7km/h
NE
NW 9km/h
NW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
NE 9km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
NNE 11km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 74% 49% 71% 41% 66% 34% 63% 37% 72% 48% 74% 56% 76% 59%
Dew Point 25°C 22°C 24°C 21°C 24°C 19°C 24°C 21°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:03 CST
sunrise
06:25 CST
sunset
18:53 CST
last light
19:15 CST
moon
rise
Mon 15:37 CST
set
Tue 03:15 CST
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 26
23°C - 7mm
Sun
Feb 25
25.6°C 37°C 0.2mm
Sat
Feb 24
23.0°C 33.2°C 14.0mm
Fri
Feb 23
28.2°C 39.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 22
27.6°C 37.4°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
392.6mm
27.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
689.2mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
657.0mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
196.4mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
23.0°C
Feb 24
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 1

McArthur River Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.0°C
24th
Lowest On Record
17.0°C
4th 2015
Average This Month
25.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
21st
Highest On Record
45.3°C
19th 1983
Average This Month
36.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
35.3°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.6mm
8th
Total This Month
61.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
184.4mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
660.9mm
2001
Driest On Record
5.2mm
1983
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