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24.87°S 129.07°E 592m AMSL

Giles Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 27°C
showers

Now

19.9°C falling
Updated at 07:50 WST

Alice Springs for Sunday Sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Giles

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.9°C falling
Dew Point 0.2°C falling
Feels Like 19.9°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
NNE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1019.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 19.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 WST
Sunset sunset
17:14 WST

Nearby Now

Kintore 17.0°C
Uluru 11.3°C
Warburton 15.6°C

Next 12 hours in Giles

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
27°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
22°C

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Giles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

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Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 29°C 28°C 21°C 23°C 25°C 28°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 14°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 80% 30% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 24
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 24km/h
NNE
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NW 23km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
W 30km/h
W
S 23km/h
S
S 19km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 33% 25% 38% 16% 25% 10% 24% 9% 29% 12% 27% 10% 20% 8%
Dew Point 3°C 6°C 8°C 1°C 3°C -6°C -6°C -13°C -2°C -8°C -1°C -9°C -3°C -9°C

Giles Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:18 WST
sunrise
05:41 WST
sunset
17:14 WST
last light
17:37 WST
moon
rise
Sun 17:51 WST
set
Mon 06:29 WST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Giles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
14.6°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
12.6°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
10.1°C 23.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
7.8°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
9.5°C 23.7°C 0.0mm

Giles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
187.9mm
29.6 Day(s)
Total For 2015
92.4mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
240.6mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
43.8mm
May 30
Lowest Temperature
1.6°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 20

Giles Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.4°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-0.6°C
21st 1968
Average This Month
9.5°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
8.7°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.5°C
20th
Highest On Record
33.2°C
24th 1995
Average This Month
23.9°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
21st
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
9.9mm
2.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
77.6mm
2005
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1956
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