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Watarrka Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

17.7°C falling
Updated at 13:00 CST

Alice Springs for Thursday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.7°C falling
Dew Point -0.1°C falling
Feels Like 17.7°C
Relative Humidity 30%
Wind icon
ESE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1024.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 14.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 CST
Sunset sunset
18:20 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 20.3°C
Kintore 23.6°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
21°C

6pm

Mostly clear
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 12°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 28
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SE 28km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
E 28km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 57% 29% 47% 26% 51% 27% 48% 27% 46% 26% 54% 34% 56% 33%
Dew Point 6°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 3°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 8°C 6°C 5°C 3°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:40 CST
sunrise
07:03 CST
sunset
18:20 CST
last light
18:43 CST
moon
set
Thu 19:13 CST
rise
Fri 08:37 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
Thu
Apr 27
9.2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
14.4°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
16.1°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
17.1°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
17.0°C 33.2°C 0.0mm

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
138.2mm
16.5 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
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.9°C
14th
Lowest On Record
3.1°C
30th 1999
Average This Month
15.2°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.0°C
1st 2005
Average This Month
30.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
30.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.1mm
21st
Total This Month
17.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
16.0mm
3.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.6mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1997
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