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Watarrka Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 35°C
sunny

Now

27.7°C falling
Updated at 18:10 CST

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.7°C falling
Dew Point -11.2°C falling
Feels Like 26.4°C
Relative Humidity 7%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 38.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:05 CST
Sunset sunset
18:52 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 29.5°C
Kintore 32.1°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
12°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 35°C 39°C 40°C 40°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 70%
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 22
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
28
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction E 22km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
NE 21km/h
NE
NW 5km/h
NW
N 23km/h
N
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
WNW 18km/h
WNW
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
N 28km/h
N
NW 31km/h
NW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 19% 8% 14% 10% 10% 10% 17% 9% 19% 11% 17% 13% 30% 16%
Dew Point -3°C -6°C -4°C -1°C -4°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 9°C 9°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:41 CST
sunrise
06:04 CST
sunset
18:53 CST
last light
19:16 CST
moon
set
Sun 21:02 CST
rise
Mon 08:26 CST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 22
16.0°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 21
- 33.0°C -
Fri
Oct 20
16.5°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 19
- 38.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
- - 0.0mm

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
236.6mm
33.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
262.0mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
254.4mm
48 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.9mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Mar 26

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
4th 2016
Average This Month
16.6°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
19th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
31st 1995
Average This Month
32.5°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
33.1°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.6mm
11th
Total This Month
23.7mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.3mm
4.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
123.7mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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Weather News

Typhoon Lan churning through Japan

15:21 EDT

Typhoon Lan has weakened below Super Typhoon status but still has the ability to generate flooding rain and damaging wind and erode coasts across Japan during Sunday and Monday.

Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

A complex low pressure system has has brought widespread showers and thunderstorms to southwest WA overnight and into Sunday morning, storms producing more than 50,000 lightning strikes.

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.