Barunga Weather


14.52°S 132.86°E 184m AMSL

Katherine Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

36.6°C rising
Updated at 12:00 CST

Roper-McArthur for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then turning N/NW in the late afternoon.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.6°C rising
Dew Point 8.4°C rising
Feels Like 33.7°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 31.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:14 CST
Sunset sunset
18:39 CST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
40°C

6pm

Mostly clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Clear
27°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 40°C 41°C 42°C 43°C 42°C 42°C 41°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 11
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction N 11km/h
N
E 17km/h
E
NNW 10km/h
NNW
E 19km/h
E
N 8km/h
N
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SW 6km/h
SW
E 22km/h
E
SW 7km/h
SW
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SW 6km/h
SW
ESE 22km/h
ESE
NW 7km/h
NW
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 33% 11% 46% 10% 44% 8% 40% 11% 44% 14% 41% 14% 40% 13%
Dew Point 12°C 5°C 16°C 4°C 16°C 2°C 16°C 7°C 18°C 10°C 17°C 10°C 17°C 8°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:53 CST
sunrise
06:14 CST
sunset
18:39 CST
last light
19:00 CST
moon
rise
Tue 19:51 CST
set
Wed 07:47 CST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Tindal Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 15
18.4°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
22.1°C 40.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
20.3°C 40.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
16.5°C 40.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 11
19.1°C 39.3°C 0.0mm

Tindal Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
756.1mm
51.1 Day(s)
Total For 2019
522.2mm
47 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
555.0mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.4mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
40.8°C
Oct 13

Tindal Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
12th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
4th 1990
Average This Month
19.6°C
-4.3°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
46.2°C
29th 1991
Average This Month
39.3°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
37.7°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.8mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
165.7mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1981
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