Tindal RAAF Weather


14.55°S 132.41°E 140m AMSL

Katherine Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 31°C
thunderstorms

Now

25.9°C rising
Updated at 05:20 CST

Darwin-Daly for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. A thunderstorm likely with possible heavy falls. Gusty winds. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.9°C rising
Dew Point 23.4°C falling
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
NW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1006.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.8mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 CST
Sunset sunset
19:17 CST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

6am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

9am

Heavy shower
27°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

3pm

Slight chance storm
31°C

Darwin-Daly Weather Warnings

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NT - Wed 05:01 CST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Tiwi and parts of Daly and Arnhem districts

NT - Wed 04:45 CST
Strong Wind Warning for Beagle Bonaparte Coast

Weatherpulse

Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 22
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Fri
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Sun
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Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

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Maximum 31°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 36°C 36°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 70% 60% 70% 70% 60% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 20
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 84% 75% 79% 62% 79% 65% 81% 67% 80% 58% 77% 54% 78% 52%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:04 CST
sunrise
06:27 CST
sunset
19:17 CST
last light
19:40 CST
moon
set
Wed 17:06 CST
rise
Thu 04:42 CST
moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Tindal Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 21
24.4°C 35°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 20
27.2°C 37.2°C 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 19
27.3°C 36.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 18
26.5°C 37.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 17
24.8°C 37.3°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
268.0mm
15.9 Day(s)
Total For 2020
139.2mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
127.8mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.0mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Jan 2

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
18.4°C
7th 2005
Average This Month
25.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
24.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.9°C
2nd
Highest On Record
40.2°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
37.1°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
34.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
56.0mm
15th
Total This Month
139.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
268.0mm
15.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
732.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
78.2mm
1970
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