Fairfax Media Network

Namatjira Weather


23.88°S 132.58°E 639m AMSL

Watarrka Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 38°C
sunny

Now

28.5°C falling
Updated at 19:40 CST

Alice Springs for Tuesday Clear. Light winds. Chance of any rain: 0% Sunny. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h tending SE during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Alice Springs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C falling
Dew Point -6.1°C rising
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 10%
Wind icon
S 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 29.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:38 CST
Sunset sunset
19:15 CST

Nearby Now

Uluru 32.2°C
Kintore 32.4°C

Next 12 hours in Alice Springs

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
26°C

12am

Clear
21°C

3am

Clear
18°C

6am

Clear
16°C

Alice Springs Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Watarrka 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 37°C 38°C 37°C 37°C 37°C 38°C 38°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 14
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
SSE 15km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 24km/h
E
SE 24km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 27km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 14% 9% 19% 10% 23% 13% 23% 14% 23% 13% 22% 13% 22% 13%
Dew Point -2°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 6°C

Watarrka Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:15 CST
sunrise
06:38 CST
sunset
19:14 CST
last light
19:37 CST
moon
set
Tue 20:28 CST
rise
Wed 08:56 CST
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Watarrka Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 27
19.4°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
- 38.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
- - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
- - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
- - 0.0mm

Watarrka Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
84.1mm
10.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
189.0mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
42.3mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
93.9mm
Jan 24
Lowest Temperature
15.3°C
Feb 22
Highest Temperature
40.9°C
Jan 30

Watarrka Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.3°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
12.0°C
24th 2008
Average This Month
21.9°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
17th 1992
Average This Month
37.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
36.8°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.0mm
7th
Total This Month
4.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
48.7mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
377.8mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

WA farmers warned recent heavy rain could cause worm infestations in sheep

18:18 EDT

Sheep producers across WA have been urged to monitor signs of increased worm burden in their flocks, following unseasonal downpours across large parts of the state earlier this month.

End in sight for Adelaide's string of wet seasons

16:05 EDT

Adelaide's rainy run that has spanned the last five seasons may come to an end in autumn.

Southeast Queensland's hot and dry summer

12:38 EDT

The southeast corner of Queensland will enter autumn longing for rain and cooler temperatures after enduring its hottest summer on record.