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McArthur River Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

25.1°C rising
Updated at 05:30 CST

Currently at McArthur River

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Temperature 25.1°C rising
Dew Point 22.2°C falling
Feels Like 26.0°C
Relative Humidity 84%
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S 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1005.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 15.4mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 CST
Sunset sunset
18:56 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 22.7°C
Groote Eylandt Ap 24.9°C

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

6am

Intermittent rain
24°C

9am

Rain
27°C

12pm

Rain
29°C

3pm

Rain
29°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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NT - Mon 05:00 CST
Tropical Cyclone Warning for Cape Shield to Nt/Qld Border, with a Watch extending to but not including Mornington Island

NT - Mon 04:45 CST
Gale Warning for Roper Groote Coast

NT - Sun 17:03 CST
Minor Flood Warning for the McArthur River

NT - Sun 12:57 CST
Flood Watch for the Carpentaria Coastal Rivers

National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
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Feb 26

Possible shower

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Maximum 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 25
km/h
26
km/h
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km/h
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km/h
18
km/h
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km/h
19
km/h
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km/h
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6
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4
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9
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
E 19km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
WSW 5km/h
WSW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SW 4km/h
SW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 87% 82% 89% 85% 86% 80% 90% 83% 93% 75% 85% 71% 85% 68%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 27°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:01 CST
sunrise
06:23 CST
sunset
18:56 CST
last light
19:18 CST
moon
set
Mon 13:49 CST
rise
Tue 01:29 CST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 19
24.0°C 25°C 125.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
23.9°C 26.2°C 11.8mm
Fri
Feb 17
25.8°C 33.6°C 0.8mm
Thu
Feb 16
26.2°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 15
23.7°C 34.9°C 3.4mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
394.7mm
26.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
610.8mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
115.2mm
19 Day(s)
Wettest Day
125.6mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
23.5°C
Jan 30
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Jan 31

McArthur River Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.7°C
15th
Lowest On Record
17.5°C
3rd 1990
Average This Month
24.8°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
24.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.6°C
16th
Highest On Record
45.3°C
19th 1983
Average This Month
32.1°C
-3.1°C
Long-term Average
35.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
125.6mm
19th
Total This Month
349.0mm
14 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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Weather News

NSW weather: Storm hits Hunter and Central Coast, BOM predicts heavy rainfall and winds

00:06 EDT

Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.

Sydney storms: 12,000 insurance claims lodged from hailstorm, $31 million in damages

17:19 EDT

More than 12,000 insurance claims have already been lodged with damages at an estimated $31 million following the .

Tropical Low lashes Gulf of Carpentaria

12:10 EDT

Southern parts of the Gulf of Carpentaria have been lashed with heavy rain and gusty winds as a tropical low makes its presence felt.