Cresswell Downs Weather


McArthur River Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

35.2°C falling
Updated at 16:00 CST

Roper-McArthur for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at McArthur River

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.2°C falling
Dew Point 16.5°C rising
Feels Like 32.0°C
Relative Humidity 33%
Wind icon
NE 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 24.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:44 CST
Sunset sunset
18:36 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 32.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Nov 13
Thu
Nov 14
Fri
Nov 15
Sat
Nov 16
Sun
Nov 17
Mon
Nov 18
Tue
Nov 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 40°C 42°C 42°C 41°C 41°C 43°C 42°C
Minimum 24°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 30% 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
11
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 7km/h
WNW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
SW 8km/h
SW
E 12km/h
E
SW 8km/h
SW
SE 9km/h
SE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
ENE 16km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 58% 21% 18% 5% 5% 5% 26% 5% 43% 14% 42% 11% 42% 8%
Dew Point 22°C 14°C 6°C -5°C -11°C -5°C 12°C -5°C 18°C 9°C 19°C 7°C 18°C 2°C

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:21 CST
sunrise
05:44 CST
sunset
18:36 CST
last light
18:59 CST
moon
rise
Wed 19:15 CST
set
Thu 06:53 CST
moon
Wed
Nov 20
moon
Wed
Nov 27
moon
Wed
Dec 4
moon
Thu
Dec 12

McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Nov 13
25.9°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Nov 12
19.9°C 40.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 11
17.4°C 40.8°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 10
19.4°C 39.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 9
22.7°C 41.8°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
676.3mm
52.1 Day(s)
Total For 2019
441.4mm
43 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
796.0mm
44 Day(s)
Wettest Day
113.8mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
6.1°C
Aug 14
Highest Temperature
43.8°C
Feb 21

McArthur River Almanac

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November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.4°C
11th
Lowest On Record
14.5°C
25th 2003
Average This Month
22.7°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
44.3°C
20th 1974
Average This Month
39.8°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
38.7°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
5th
Total This Month
7.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
60.7mm
5.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
290.4mm
2013
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1990
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