Fairfax Media Network

Desert Springs Weather


23.71°S 133.88°E 566m AMSL

Alice Springs Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 20°C
sunny

Now

36.5°C falling
Updated at 13:00 CST

Alice Springs for Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.5°C falling
Dew Point 2.8°C rising
Feels Like 33.8°C
Relative Humidity 12%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1012.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 41.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:19 CST
Sunset sunset
19:18 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 36.8°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
39°C

6pm

Clear
37°C

9pm

Clear
30°C

12am

Clear
25°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Northern Territory Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Alice Springs 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 39°C 40°C 41°C 38°C 35°C 33°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 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 8
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 8km/h
NNW
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
E 22km/h
E
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 20% 10% 19% 9% 15% 8% 13% 6% 22% 10% 21% 12% 24% 13%
Dew Point 6°C 2°C 5°C 1°C 2°C 0°C 1°C -3°C 7°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 1°C

Alice Springs Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:56 CST
sunrise
06:19 CST
sunset
19:18 CST
last light
19:42 CST
moon
set
Thu 21:15 CST
rise
Fri 09:47 CST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Alice Springs Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 11
18.2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
18.7°C 38.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
20.5°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
19.7°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
19.0°C 35.8°C 0.0mm

Alice Springs Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
82.4mm
9.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
38.6mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
195.2mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.2mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
14.3°C
Feb 5
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 11

Alice Springs Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.3°C
5th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
24th 1949
Average This Month
19.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
20.7°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
44.7°C
2nd 1998
Average This Month
35.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
35.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
43.9mm
4.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
241.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1954
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Perth recycling its hot air

14:18 EDT

Australia's western capital equalled its record of four consecutive days over 40 degrees yesterday, and some of that heat is returning.

Tiny Palmers Island community rallies around residents left homeless after storm

12:39 EDT

The tiny community of Palmers Island in northern New South Wales has rallied around two residents left homeless after a super cell storm.

Drought scheme helping western Qld contractors secure work raises $90,000

10:50 EDT

A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.