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Katherine Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

34.1°C rising
Updated at 10:50 CST

Currently at Bulman

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.1°C rising
Dew Point 24.6°C falling
Feels Like 41.2°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 CST
Sunset sunset
18:45 CST

Nearby Now

Tindal 32.7°C
Jabiru Ap 30.8°C

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
34°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
37°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

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National Forecast

Katherine 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

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 37°C 37°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C 36°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 21°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 5% 20% 20% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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
10
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 12km/h
WNW
SW 10km/h
SW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 7km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 76% 46% 75% 45% 60% 34% 48% 24% 39% 20% 54% 31% 68% 35%
Dew Point 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 20°C 18°C 16°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 17°C 17°C 21°C 18°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:24 CST
sunrise
06:45 CST
sunset
18:45 CST
last light
19:07 CST
moon
set
Wed 19:50 CST
rise
Thu 08:35 CST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Bulman Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 29
23°C - 6mm
Tue
Mar 28
24.6°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
25.2°C 36.5°C 6.2mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.1°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 25
24.5°C 35.7°C 0.0mm

Bulman Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
765.5mm
49.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
741.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
479.4mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
73.0mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
22.0°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
37.0°C
Jan 14

Bulman Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
15.9°C
27th 2014
Average This Month
24.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
28th
Highest On Record
39.0°C
10th 2005
Average This Month
35.1°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
33.9°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
59.2mm
22nd
Total This Month
210.4mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
296.8mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
566.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
64.2mm
2009
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