Mcarthur Weather


McArthur River Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 21°C
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Now

37.0°C steady
Updated at 13:10 CST

Roper-McArthur for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower northwest of Kakadu Highway, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at McArthur River

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Temperature 37.0°C steady
Dew Point -2.7°C steady
Feels Like 32.1°C
Relative Humidity 8%
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ENE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1012.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 44.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 CST
Sunset sunset
18:22 CST

Nearby Now

Borroloola 37.8°C
Groote Eylandt Airport 32.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in McArthur River

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
39°C

6pm

Mostly clear
34°C

9pm

Mostly clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

Roper-McArthur Weather Warnings

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McArthur River 7-day Weather Forecast

McArthur River Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:50 CST
sunrise
06:11 CST
sunset
18:22 CST
last light
18:44 CST
moon
rise
Sun 14:38 CST
set
Mon 03:52 CST
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McArthur River Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Sep 27
19.4°C 38.3°C -
Sat
Sep 26
18.4°C 38.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 25
21.7°C 37.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 24
22.2°C 37.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 23
24.0°C 36.6°C 0.0mm

McArthur River Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
594.8mm
44.4 Day(s)
Total For 2020
943.6mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
431.6mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
168.4mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
4.4°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
42.9°C
Jan 16

McArthur River Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.9°C
5th
Lowest On Record
6.0°C
17th 1977
Average This Month
19.2°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.8°C
21st
Highest On Record
40.6°C
26th 2003
Average This Month
36.9°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
35.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
5.7mm
0.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
89.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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