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McArthur River Forecast

This morning 28°C
Today 41°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 01:50 CST

Currently at McArthur River

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 24.1°C rising
Feels Like 31.9°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
ESE 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1004.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 CST
Sunset sunset
18:30 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 27.1°C

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
30°C

6am

Mostly clear
29°C

9am

Mostly clear
33°C

12pm

Mostly clear
38°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 41°C 40°C 38°C 37°C 38°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 28°C 29°C 26°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 5% 5% 10% 20% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 12
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction W 12km/h
W
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 59% 26% 57% 27% 37% 26% 28% 19% 28% 20% 42% 31% 57% 25%
Dew Point 24°C 19°C 24°C 18°C 14°C 16°C 8°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 15°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:09 CST
sunrise
06:31 CST
sunset
18:30 CST
last light
18:52 CST
moon
rise
Wed 07:21 CST
set
Wed 19:34 CST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
27.1°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
- 38.6°C -
Sun
Mar 26
- - -
Sat
Mar 25
24.6°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
24.4°C 38.0°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
548.5mm
37.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
827.4mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
252.2mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
125.6mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
20.5°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
38.6°C
Mar 27

McArthur River Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
6th
Lowest On Record
13.8°C
30th 2002
Average This Month
25.2°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.6°C
27th
Highest On Record
42.4°C
3rd 1988
Average This Month
36.0°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
35.0°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
40.2mm
7th
Total This Month
170.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
153.8mm
10.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
565.5mm
2011
Driest On Record
5.4mm
2009
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