Fairfax Media Network

Namatjira Weather


23.88°S 132.58°E 639m AMSL

Watarrka Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 18°C
sunny

Now

6.0°C steady
Updated at 06:20 CST

Alice Springs for Monday Sunny. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.0°C steady
Dew Point -0.1°C steady
Feels Like 4.1°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1027.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:19 CST
Sunset sunset
18:21 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 7.5°C
Kintore 12.4°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
9°C

12pm

Clear
15°C

3pm

Clear
18°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Northern Territory Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 24°C
Minimum 9°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 9°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
27
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 28km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
E 20km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 53% 30% 57% 30% 54% 27% 51% 25% 48% 23% 42% 21% 32% 15%
Dew Point 2°C 0°C 2°C 0°C 1°C -1°C 1°C -2°C 0°C -3°C -1°C -3°C -2°C -4°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:55 CST
sunrise
07:19 CST
sunset
18:21 CST
last light
18:45 CST
moon
set
Mon 09:09 CST
rise
Mon 21:26 CST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Alice Springs Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 2
8.0°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
8.9°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
5.5°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 30
-0.3°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
-3.0°C 21.0°C 0.0mm

Alice Springs Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
188.1mm
25.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
202.6mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
203.2mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
61.6mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
-5.0°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
42.5°C
Mar 19

Alice Springs Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-4.1°C
11th 1994
Average This Month
8.4°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.2°C
22nd 2009
Average This Month
26.4°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
22.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
8.9mm
1.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
114.1mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1944
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Snow across Tasmania forces key road closures

06:23 EST

Snow is falling in Hobart's central business district and across the state, prompting the closure of many key roads.

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.