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24.87°S 129.07°E 592m AMSL

Giles Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

32.6°C steady
Updated at 12:40 WST

Alice Springs for Saturday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Giles

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.6°C steady
Dew Point 3.4°C rising
Feels Like 30.4°C
Relative Humidity 16%
Wind icon
ENE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1019.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 29.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:19 WST
Sunset sunset
18:01 WST

Nearby Now

Kintore 34.3°C
Uluru 31.6°C
Warburton 31.1°C

Next 12 hours in Giles

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
34°C

3pm

Clear
36°C

6pm

Clear
32°C

9pm

Clear
27°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Giles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 37°C 37°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 24°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 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 24
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
5
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction E 24km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 24km/h
E
SE 6km/h
SE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
SSE 5km/h
SSE
ENE 22km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 26km/h
E
ESE 25km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 22% 12% 20% 13% 15% 11% 16% 11% 16% 9% 19% 11% 19% 12%
Dew Point 6°C 3°C 6°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 0°C 7°C 3°C 6°C 4°C

Giles Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:55 WST
sunrise
05:19 WST
sunset
18:01 WST
last light
18:24 WST
moon
set
Sat 17:04 WST
rise
Sun 04:42 WST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Giles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
20.7°C - 0.2mm
Thu
Feb 23
18.5°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
25.3°C 37.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
20.1°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
14.5°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Giles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
75.5mm
10.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
125.0mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
93.2mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
18.0mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
14.5°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
39.5°C
Feb 15

Giles Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.5°C
20th
Lowest On Record
9.8°C
23rd 1967
Average This Month
22.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
44.4°C
7th 1994
Average This Month
36.7°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
35.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
22.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.5mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
312.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1963
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