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Kununurra Forecast

This morning 27°C
Today 38°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.5°C steady
Updated at 01:10 WST

Kimberley for Friday Very hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE in the evening then tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 44.
Saturday Very hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the east, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 35 to 43.

Currently at Kununurra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C steady
Dew Point 24.5°C steady
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
NW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1007.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 19.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
04:48 WST
Sunset sunset
17:52 WST

Nearby Now

Argyle Ap 25.8°C
Wyndham Ap 22.7°C
Victoria River Downs 24.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Kununurra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
28°C

6am

Chance shower or storm
28°C

9am

Mostly clear
33°C

12pm

Mostly clear
37°C

Kimberley Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Kununurra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Thunder-
storms

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 38°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 27°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 40% 30% 40% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 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 14
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 17km/h
N
N 12km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NW 14km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
NW 15km/h
NW
N 15km/h
N
NW 11km/h
NW
N 11km/h
N
SSW 10km/h
SSW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 64% 43% 62% 44% 59% 40% 57% 38% 53% 42% 56% 40% 66% 43%
Dew Point 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 25°C 23°C

Kununurra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:24 WST
sunrise
04:48 WST
sunset
17:52 WST
last light
18:16 WST
moon
rise
Fri 02:33 WST
set
Sat 16:12 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Kununurra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
27°C 40°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
26.5°C 42°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
25.7°C 40.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
26.2°C 40.7°C 1.2mm
Sun
Dec 10
27.7°C 39.3°C 0.0mm

Kununurra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
846.1mm
70.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1203.0mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
522.6mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
113.6mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
8.7°C
Aug 4
Highest Temperature
43.3°C
Oct 18

Kununurra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
23.4°C
8th
Lowest On Record
19.0°C
13th 1990
Average This Month
25.7°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
25.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.3°C
14th 2004
Average This Month
38.5°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
37.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
45.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
51.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
141.6mm
12.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
382.0mm
2008
Driest On Record
6.2mm
1991
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