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Ernabella Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 39°C
sunny

Now

23.3°C falling
Updated at 00:00 CDT

NW Pastoral for Saturday Mostly clear. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Sunday Very hot, ahead of a cooler change in the far southwest in the evening. Mostly sunny morning. Areas of raised dust south of Coober Pedy in the morning and early afternoon. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the far west in the afternoon and evening. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the W during the evening.

Currently at Ernabella

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.3°C falling
Dew Point 2.2°C falling
Feels Like 23.3°C
Relative Humidity 25%
Wind icon
NE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 13.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:47 CDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 CDT

Nearby Now

Uluru 29.5°C
Oodnadatta Ap 31.7°C
Coober Pedy Ap 29.6°C
Alice Springs Ap 24.7°C

Next 12 hours in Ernabella

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
23°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
35°C

NW Pastoral Weather Warnings

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SA - Sat 16:45 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for the North West Pastoral and West Coast

National Forecast

Ernabella 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 39°C 32°C 31°C 33°C 25°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 22°C 24°C 18°C 19°C 11°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 11
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
S 22km/h
S
SSE 31km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
S 17km/h
S
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 27% 15% 52% 32% 36% 23% 36% 23% 61% 25% 44% 19% 42% 19%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 15°C 14°C 4°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 3°C 0°C -1°C 0°C 0°C

Ernabella Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
07:24 CDT
sunrise
07:47 CDT
sunset
19:47 CDT
last light
20:10 CDT
moon
rise
Sun 05:37 CDT
set
Sun 18:37 CDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Ernabella Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
19.6°C 38°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
21.3°C 39.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
19.7°C 38.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 22
17.2°C 37.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.2°C 35.0°C 0.0mm

Ernabella Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
105.1mm
12.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
88.0mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
88.2mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
24.4mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
9.6°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
39.9°C
Mar 15

Ernabella Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.4°C
9th
Lowest On Record
6.0°C
31st 2001
Average This Month
19.3°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.9°C
15th
Highest On Record
41.1°C
2nd 2007
Average This Month
35.6°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
31.1°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
32.2mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
124.2mm
2001
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2003
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