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23.88°S 132.58°E 639m AMSL

Watarrka Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 23°C
thunderstorms

Now

32.0°C steady
Updated at 12:20 CST

Alice Springs for Sunday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. A thunderstorm likely with gusty winds. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h tending NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.0°C steady
Dew Point 16.0°C falling
Feels Like 31.9°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
N 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 20.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 CST
Sunset sunset
19:21 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 36.0°C
Kintore 35.1°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
36°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
35°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
26°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 4
Mon
Dec 5
Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10

Thunder-
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Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

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Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 36°C 34°C 27°C 36°C 35°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 80% 70% 80% 40% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 23
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 23km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 12km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 25km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 48% 36% 57% 45% 76% 62% 67% 47% 56% 41% 46% 30% 33% 20%
Dew Point 18°C 18°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 24°C 19°C 20°C 10°C 12°C 7°C 7°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:22 CST
sunrise
05:47 CST
sunset
19:21 CST
last light
19:46 CST
moon
set
Sun 23:02 CST
rise
Mon 10:30 CST
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 4
- - 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
- 41.3°C -
Fri
Dec 2
- - -
Thu
Dec 1
- - -
Wed
Nov 30
- - 0.0mm

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
322.9mm
47.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
300.4mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
102.4mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.0mm
May 7
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Aug 24
Highest Temperature
42.7°C
Feb 13

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
10.4°C
12th 1995
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
21.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
45.3°C
21st 1990
Average This Month
41.3°C
+5.0°C
Long-term Average
36.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
4th
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
37.9mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
103.9mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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