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24.87°S 129.07°E 592m AMSL

Giles Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 39°C
sunny

Now

30.0°C falling
Updated at 21:30 WST

Alice Springs for Monday Clear. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending NE in the late evening. Chance of any rain: 5% Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely later in the day. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Giles

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.0°C falling
Dew Point 21.7°C falling
Feels Like 33.0°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
04:51 WST
Sunset sunset
18:22 WST

Nearby Now

Kintore 28.1°C
Uluru 32.2°C
Warburton 31.3°C

Next 12 hours in Giles

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Clear
26°C

3am

Clear
24°C

6am

Clear
25°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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NT - Mon 16:48 CST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for parts of the Carpentaria, Gregory, Barkly and Tanami Districts

National Forecast

Giles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 16
Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22

Thunder-
storms

Sunny

Thunder-
storms

Showers

Rain

Late shower

Late shower
Maximum 35°C 39°C 37°C 32°C 29°C 32°C 34°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 80% 90% 90% 40% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 21
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
SE 8km/h
SE
ENE 11km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
NE 27km/h
NE
N 28km/h
N
N 22km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 59% 42% 49% 21% 45% 34% 67% 55% 80% 67% 73% 55% 65% 46%
Dew Point 21°C 21°C 20°C 13°C 19°C 19°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C

Giles Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
04:27 WST
sunrise
04:52 WST
sunset
18:22 WST
last light
18:47 WST
moon
rise
Mon 21:13 WST
set
Tue 09:16 WST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Giles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 15
19.9°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
20.3°C 29.7°C 18.0mm
Fri
Jan 13
24.1°C 28.7°C 0.8mm
Thu
Jan 12
23.6°C 33.6°C 10.8mm
Wed
Jan 11
26.5°C 35.0°C 0.0mm

Giles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
30.0mm
5.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
51.8mm
6 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
23.4mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
19.9°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
38.4°C
Jan 5

Giles Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
11.7°C
13th 1983
Average This Month
23.1°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.4°C
5th
Highest On Record
45.7°C
16th 2013
Average This Month
35.2°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
37.3°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
14th
Total This Month
51.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.0mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
122.0mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1965
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

18:47 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.

Northern Territory cattle stations cut off by floodwaters after rain deluge

18:03 EDT

Floodwaters have cut off outback cattle stations in the Northern Territory as heavy rainfall continues.