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23.95°S 132.15°E 739m AMSL

Watarrka Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.8°C falling
Updated at 15:50 CST

Alice Springs for Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C falling
Dew Point -0.2°C rising
Feels Like 23.8°C
Relative Humidity 20%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1018.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 20.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
07:05 CST
Sunset sunset
18:17 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 24.9°C
Kintore 26.7°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Clear
9°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6
Sun
May 7

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 8
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 8km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 16km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 41% 25% 53% 34% 59% 30% 52% 24% 43% 21% 42% 22% 37% 25%
Dew Point 6°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 3°C 5°C 1°C 4°C 1°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 4°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
06:41 CST
sunrise
07:05 CST
sunset
18:17 CST
last light
18:40 CST
moon
set
Mon 23:00 CST
rise
Tue 12:40 CST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 30
13.5°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
- 23.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
10.0°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
9.2°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
14.4°C 24.2°C 0.0mm

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
160.3mm
19.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
206.4mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
65.8mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.9mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
7.9°C
Apr 14
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Mar 26

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-0.5°C
27th 2001
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
10.8°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
33.9°C
11th 1996
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
24.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.1mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
158.1mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1991
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Weather News

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14:58 EST

No rain fell in Perth at all during the month of April for only the fourth time in the past 140 years, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

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10:45 EST

There were two decent rounds of alpine snow last month and much of Australia's southeast shivered through their coldest temperatures in at least six months last week.

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.