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McArthur River Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.0°C rising
Updated at 14:40 CST

Currently at McArthur River

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.0°C rising
Dew Point -0.6°C rising
Feels Like 28.9°C
Relative Humidity 13%
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WSW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 26.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 CST
Sunset sunset
18:09 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 31.0°C
Groote Eylandt Ap 29.5°C

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
21°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 34°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 35°C
Minimum 11°C 14°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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
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2
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1
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5
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15
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11
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14
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14
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15
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16
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15
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16
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Wind Direction S 6km/h
S
ESE 3km/h
ESE
S 2km/h
S
ESE 1km/h
ESE
S 2km/h
S
SE 5km/h
SE
S 15km/h
S
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 32% 15% 61% 27% 68% 30% 41% 22% 43% 25% 44% 25% 52% 30%
Dew Point 3°C 2°C 16°C 12°C 19°C 14°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 15°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
06:15 CST
sunrise
06:37 CST
sunset
18:09 CST
last light
18:31 CST
moon
set
Sun 21:54 CST
rise
Mon 11:14 CST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
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Fri
May 19
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Fri
May 26

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
10.2°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
12.0°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
19.9°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
23.9°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
22.1°C 36.1°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
582.0mm
41.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
843.0mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
252.2mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
125.6mm
Feb 19
Lowest Temperature
10.2°C
Apr 30
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Mar 29

McArthur River Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
30th
Lowest On Record
7.5°C
14th 1994
Average This Month
21.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
20.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.7°C
15th
Highest On Record
39.1°C
4th 2009
Average This Month
35.3°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
34.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
33.5mm
3.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
213.6mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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Weather News

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.

Dry taste for tropics

11:51 EST

The strongest southeasterly wind surge since last Dry Season has swept out any lingering sticky humidity from the summer over a large swathe of the central and eastern tropics.