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25.99°S 128.34°E 564m AMSL

Giles Forecast

Today 38°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

36.1°C falling
Updated at 16:40 WST

Interior for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h turning S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning and early afternoon then tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 34 to 40.

Currently at Giles

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.1°C falling
Dew Point -1.1°C rising
Feels Like 33.3°C
Relative Humidity 9%
Wind icon
W 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 37.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
04:31 WST
Sunset sunset
18:12 WST

Nearby Now

Warburton 36.4°C
Uluru 37.6°C
Kintore 39.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Giles

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
37°C

6pm

Clear
35°C

9pm

Clear
29°C

12am

Clear
25°C

Interior Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Giles 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 38°C 41°C 40°C 40°C 37°C 36°C 38°C
Minimum 20°C 23°C 27°C 28°C 21°C 18°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 10% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
SW 14km/h
SW
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
N 28km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
S 21km/h
S
SW 22km/h
SW
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
E 32km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 31% 10% 23% 9% 20% 14% 25% 11% 13% 7% 19% 9% 15% 10%
Dew Point 11°C 1°C 11°C 2°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 5°C -1°C -4°C 3°C -1°C 2°C 2°C

Giles Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
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last light
-
moon
set
Sat 16:27 WST
rise
Sun 03:45 WST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Giles Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
18.2°C - 1.6mm
Wed
Dec 13
22.1°C 38.7°C 0.4mm
Tue
Dec 12
21.6°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
23.7°C 33.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
25.2°C 38.9°C 0.0mm

Giles Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
291.9mm
47.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
319.4mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
429.0mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
47.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
-2.5°C
Jul 8
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Nov 30

Giles Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.2°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
9.5°C
2nd 1966
Average This Month
19.8°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
5th 2014
Average This Month
34.6°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
35.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.6mm
14th
Total This Month
2.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
46.9mm
6.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
327.4mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1961
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Weather News

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10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

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14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.