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McArthur River Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

37.1°C rising
Updated at 14:30 CST

Currently at McArthur River

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.1°C rising
Dew Point 14.4°C rising
Feels Like 36.8°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
N 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1008.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 22.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 CST
Sunset sunset
18:22 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 35.0°C

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
38°C

6pm

Mostly clear
34°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
24°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 38°C 39°C 39°C 39°C 38°C 39°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 10% 5%
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 3
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction N 3km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NE 12km/h
NE
NNW 2km/h
NNW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNW 2km/h
NNW
NE 14km/h
NE
N 5km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
N 3km/h
N
NE 14km/h
NE
N 3km/h
N
NE 10km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 60% 20% 63% 18% 63% 16% 56% 15% 56% 15% 62% 15% 60% 15%
Dew Point 20°C 12°C 21°C 10°C 21°C 9°C 19°C 8°C 19°C 8°C 20°C 8°C 20°C 8°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 CST
sunrise
06:14 CST
sunset
18:22 CST
last light
18:43 CST
moon
set
Sun 21:52 CST
rise
Mon 09:41 CST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Sep 24
19.3°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
20.1°C 39.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
19.7°C 37.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
19.3°C 38.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
18.2°C 38.6°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
594.8mm
44.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
843.0mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
304.0mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
125.6mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Jun 13
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Mar 29

McArthur River Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
6th
Lowest On Record
6.0°C
17th 1977
Average This Month
17.0°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.3°C
23rd
Highest On Record
40.6°C
26th 2003
Average This Month
36.6°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
35.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
5.7mm
0.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
89.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.