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McArthur River Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.4°C falling
Updated at 18:50 CST

Currently at McArthur River

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C falling
Dew Point 9.6°C falling
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
SSE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1015.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 13.2
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 CST
Sunset sunset
18:01 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 25.5°C
Groote Eylandt Ap 24.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
24°C

12am

Clear
21°C

3am

Mostly clear
19°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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NT - Mon 16:01 CST
Strong Wind Warning for Beagle Bonaparte Coast, North Tiwi Coast, Arafura Coast, Gove Peninsula Coast and Roper Groote Coast

National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 21
Tue
May 22
Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 31°C 30°C 32°C 33°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 20°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 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 22
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SSE 6km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 29% 22% 25% 15% 24% 15% 26% 13% 35% 15% 48% 16% 52% 15%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 6°C 3°C 11°C 5°C 13°C 4°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:21 CST
sunrise
06:44 CST
sunset
18:01 CST
last light
18:24 CST
moon
set
Mon 23:54 CST
rise
Tue 12:57 CST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 21
17.5°C - 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
16.6°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
11.1°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 18
14.1°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 17
14.1°C 30.9°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
584.6mm
42.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
777.0mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
843.0mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
196.4mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
8.8°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
42.6°C
Jan 1

McArthur River Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.8°C
15th
Lowest On Record
3.2°C
27th 1974
Average This Month
16.3°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
37.7°C
3rd 2007
Average This Month
33.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
32.5°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
7.6mm
1.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.1mm
1968
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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