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Victoria River Downs Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

41.8°C steady
Updated at 15:20 CST

Currently at Victoria River Downs

24-hour graph
Temperature 41.8°C steady
Dew Point 2.5°C steady
Feels Like 38.5°C
Relative Humidity 9%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1005.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 48.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 CST
Sunset sunset
19:12 CST

Nearby Now

Lajamanu 41.5°C
Tindal 37.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Victoria River Downs

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Clear
33°C

12am

Clear
28°C

3am

Clear
25°C

Victoria River Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Victoria River Downs 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 11
Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 42°C 42°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 40°C 40°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 30% 30% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 6
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NW 6km/h
NW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NNW 12km/h
NNW
E 9km/h
E
N 17km/h
N
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NW 11km/h
NW
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 42% 14% 46% 12% 50% 21% 46% 22% 46% 23% 49% 24% 46% 25%
Dew Point 18°C 9°C 20°C 7°C 20°C 15°C 19°C 15°C 19°C 15°C 20°C 16°C 20°C 17°C

Victoria River Downs Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:43 CST
sunrise
06:06 CST
sunset
19:12 CST
last light
19:35 CST
moon
rise
Tue 01:54 CST
set
Tue 14:16 CST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Victoria River Downs Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
21°C 43°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
26.6°C 42°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
- 41.5°C -
Fri
Dec 8
25.0°C - 0.6mm
Thu
Dec 7
23.7°C 40.2°C 0.0mm

Victoria River Downs Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
663.1mm
54.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
852.6mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
545.4mm
55 Day(s)
Wettest Day
60.6mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Jun 12
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Dec 11

Victoria River Downs Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.8°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
5th 1987
Average This Month
23.8°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
44.2°C
19th 1985
Average This Month
39.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
37.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
26.0mm
2nd
Total This Month
27.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
119.4mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
302.2mm
1957
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1889
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.