Barunga Weather


14.52°S 132.86°E 184m AMSL

Katherine Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 42°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.1°C falling
Updated at 05:10 CST

Roper-McArthur for Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of fog north of Arnhem Highway in the early morning. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

Currently at Tindal

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.1°C falling
Dew Point 18.5°C falling
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
W 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1013.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 CST
Sunset sunset
18:39 CST

Nearby Now

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katherine

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Clear
38°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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Katherine 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 42°C 41°C 40°C 39°C 39°C 39°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 5%
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 7
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 7km/h
WNW
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 20km/h
ESE
NE 9km/h
NE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SE 18km/h
SE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 50% 14% 33% 10% 28% 8% 31% 11% 42% 14% 41% 13% 48% 16%
Dew Point 19°C 10°C 14°C 5°C 11°C 1°C 11°C 4°C 16°C 7°C 15°C 6°C 18°C 9°C

Katherine Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:50 CST
sunrise
06:12 CST
sunset
18:39 CST
last light
19:01 CST
moon
set
Sat 10:04 CST
rise
Sat 23:22 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
Fri
Oct 18
24.0°C 43°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 17
20.2°C 42.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 16
20.6°C 41.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
18.4°C 40.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
22.1°C 40.7°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
577.6mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.4mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
4.0°C
Jun 26
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Oct 18

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
19.9°C
-4.0°C
Long-term Average
23.9°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
46.2°C
29th 1991
Average This Month
39.9°C
+2.2°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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