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Watarrka Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 21°C
sunny

Now

35.4°C falling
Updated at 17:40 CST

Alice Springs for Thursday Clear. Winds SE 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Chance of any rain: 0% Mostly sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending SE during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.4°C falling
Dew Point 2.7°C falling
Feels Like 32.8°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
SE 33km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 56.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 CST
Sunset sunset
19:19 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 35.8°C
Kintore 38.3°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
36°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 37°C 35°C 36°C 36°C 37°C 37°C 38°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 20% 10% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
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 28
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
E 18km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
E 15km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 31% 14% 28% 18% 26% 18% 19% 11% 16% 10% 15% 10% 23% 13%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 8°C 1°C 2°C -1°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 6°C 5°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:13 CST
sunrise
06:36 CST
sunset
19:18 CST
last light
19:41 CST
moon
rise
Fri 04:06 CST
set
Fri 17:34 CST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
- - -
Tue
Feb 21
- - -
Mon
Feb 20
15.9°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
17.6°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
21.4°C 34.4°C 0.0mm

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
84.1mm
10.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
189.0mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
42.3mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.9mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
15.9°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Jan 30

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.9°C
20th
Lowest On Record
12.0°C
24th 2008
Average This Month
22.5°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
17th 1992
Average This Month
37.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
36.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
7th
Total This Month
4.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.7mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
377.8mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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