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McArthur River Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 25°C
thunderstorms

Now

30.0°C falling
Updated at 17:20 CST

Currently at McArthur River

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Temperature 30.0°C falling
Dew Point 23.9°C rising
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1004.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 CST
Sunset sunset
19:05 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 29.9°C

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

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Maximum 36°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 35°C 34°C 34°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 70% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
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 6
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
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km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 6km/h
WNW
NNE 7km/h
NNE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
N 6km/h
N
W 8km/h
W
E 7km/h
E
NNE 3km/h
NNE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
Relative Humidity 77% 53% 77% 52% 73% 50% 73% 49% 74% 57% 75% 58% 78% 62%
Dew Point 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:45 CST
sunrise
06:08 CST
sunset
19:05 CST
last light
19:29 CST
moon
rise
Sat 00:44 CST
set
Sat 13:31 CST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
26.3°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
25.1°C 35.8°C 4.2mm
Wed
Jan 18
25.2°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
23.9°C 32.8°C 13.6mm
Mon
Jan 16
23.8°C 28.3°C 83.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
210.3mm
13.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
170.2mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
17.2mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
83.0mm
Jan 16
Lowest Temperature
23.8°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Jan 4

McArthur River Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.8°C
16th
Lowest On Record
16.0°C
27th 1976
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
24.9°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
45.0°C
4th 1971
Average This Month
33.7°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
35.9°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
83.0mm
16th
Total This Month
170.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
210.3mm
13.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
782.3mm
2003
Driest On Record
10.1mm
1972
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