Fairfax Media Network

Kaltukatjara Weather


24.87°S 129.07°E 592m AMSL

Giles Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 25°C
possible_shower

Now

19.7°C rising
Updated at 20:50 WST

Alice Springs for Friday Mostly clear. Light winds. Chance of any rain: 0% Sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds N and light tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Giles

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.7°C rising
Dew Point 9.0°C falling
Feels Like 19.7°C
Relative Humidity 50%
Wind icon
E 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1020.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:01 WST
Sunset sunset
16:46 WST

Nearby Now

Kintore 21.8°C
Uluru 18.0°C
Warburton 14.9°C

Next 12 hours in Giles

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Chance shower
15°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Giles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 15°C 14°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 40% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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
8
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction E 8km/h
E
WSW 8km/h
WSW
E 11km/h
E
SW 9km/h
SW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
E 25km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
Relative Humidity 43% 31% 34% 30% 39% 33% 47% 30% 43% 28% 45% 28% 41% 23%
Dew Point 9°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 1°C 2°C -1°C

Giles Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:37 WST
sunrise
06:02 WST
sunset
16:46 WST
last light
17:11 WST
moon
rise
Sat 07:13 WST
set
Sat 18:26 WST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Giles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 26
13.6°C 26°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 25
15.3°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
10.1°C 27.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 23
10.4°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 22
13.8°C 27.5°C 0.0mm

Giles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
149.3mm
21.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
229.4mm
31 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
226.2mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
6.0°C
May 20
Highest Temperature
40.4°C
Mar 15

Giles Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.0°C
20th
Lowest On Record
1.8°C
31st 2000
Average This Month
10.0°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
16th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
1st 1990
Average This Month
25.4°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.3mm
3.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
93.4mm
1988
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1961
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

The injustice of rain

16:47 EST

The cumulative effect of two rain-bearing systems in the last saw many locations across New South Wales exceed their monthly average rainfall by Wednesday morning.

Clear start to Vivid Sydney

16:30 EST

It will be a picture-perfect start to Vivid Sydney as lasers, stars and moonlight illuminate the harbour tonight.

Mackay tap dances its way into the Guinness Book of World Records, after Cyclone Debbie

12:49 EST

A North Queensland community battered by tropical cyclone Debbie only two months ago has found cohesion in the most unexpected of places: tap dance.