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Watarrka Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

2.2°C falling
Updated at 07:20 CST

Alice Springs for Sunday Sunny. Morning frost. Light winds.

Currently at Uluru

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.2°C falling
Dew Point -3.1°C rising
Feels Like -0.9°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1022.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:28 CST
Sunset sunset
18:09 CST

Nearby Now

Kintore 12.1°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
8°C

12pm

Clear
15°C

3pm

Clear
20°C

6pm

Clear
15°C

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Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 16°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10%
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 9
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 9km/h
ENE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
NE 15km/h
NE
N 9km/h
N
N 13km/h
N
NW 15km/h
NW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 40% 23% 41% 24% 44% 26% 44% 22% 35% 21% 63% 28% 50% 37%
Dew Point -2°C -2°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 0°C -1°C -2°C -1°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 1°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
07:03 CST
sunrise
07:28 CST
sunset
18:09 CST
last light
18:33 CST
moon
set
Sun 09:43 CST
rise
Sun 21:34 CST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
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Jul 31

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 3
- - -
Thu
Jul 2
- - -
Wed
Jul 1
- - -
Tue
Jun 30
- - -
Mon
Jun 29
- - -

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
193.6mm
25.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
89.9mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
164.6mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.0mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
3.1°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
42.8°C
Jan 20

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-5.1°C
2nd 2002
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
6.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
30.5°C
30th 2008
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
21.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.5mm
2.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
82.5mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1992
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