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Watarrka Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 41°C
sunny

Now

26.6°C rising
Updated at 23:40 CST

Alice Springs for Thursday Clear. Winds SE 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Chance of any rain: 0% Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.6°C rising
Dew Point 7.3°C rising
Feels Like 26.1°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
ESE 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1013.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 12.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:29 CST
Sunset sunset
19:27 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 30.8°C
Kintore 35.7°C

Next 12 hours in Territory Grape Farm

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
24°C

6am

Clear
21°C

9am

Clear
31°C

12pm

Clear
37°C

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Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 41°C 42°C 42°C 38°C 36°C 34°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 18
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction E 18km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
S 7km/h
S
Relative Humidity 17% 9% 15% 8% 15% 7% 27% 14% 26% 14% 25% 13% 22% 12%
Dew Point 3°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 3°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:05 CST
sunrise
06:29 CST
sunset
19:27 CST
last light
19:51 CST
moon
rise
Fri 09:57 CST
set
Fri 22:09 CST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 11
22.5°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
21.5°C 38.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
22.0°C 38.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
23.2°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
- 37.0°C -

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
84.1mm
10.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
36.4mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
67.7mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
15.2°C
Feb 6
Highest Temperature
40.5°C
Jan 9

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.2°C
6th
Lowest On Record
12.0°C
24th 2008
Average This Month
21.0°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
17th 1992
Average This Month
37.2°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
36.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
1st
Total This Month
1.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.7mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
377.8mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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