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Whyalla Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 21°C
late_thunder

Now

28.2°C rising
Updated at 09:40 CDT

Eastern Eyre Peninsula for Monday Very hot. Cloudy. Areas of raised dust this afternoon. High chance of showers, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning, with thunderstorms becoming likely in the west and south during the afternoon. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h shifting NW 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 44.

Currently at Whyalla Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.2°C rising
Dew Point 13.7°C falling
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
E 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1004.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Port Augusta Ap 33.7°C
Snowtown 31.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

CATASTROPHIC

Next 12 hours in Whyalla

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
36°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
41°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy. Windy
41°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
32°C

Eastern Eyre Peninsula Weather Warnings

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SA - Mon 07:24 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for all districts excluding Adelaide, Upper South East and Lower South East

National Forecast

Whyalla 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23
Sun
Dec 24

Late thunder

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 33°C 25°C 26°C 29°C 33°C 26°C
Minimum 26°C 21°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 10% 5% 5% 10% 30%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 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 18
km/h
35
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
36
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 35km/h
NNE
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
SSW 33km/h
SSW
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
NNE 13km/h
NNE
WNW 20km/h
WNW
S 30km/h
S
SSW 36km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 38% 22% 66% 31% 63% 55% 62% 44% 63% 34% 49% 28% 61% 47%
Dew Point 14°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 14°C

Whyalla Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 20:16 CDT
rise
Tue 06:50 CDT
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9
moon
Wed
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 18
24°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 17
16.0°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 16
17.0°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
15.7°C 26.0°C 0.2mm
Thu
Dec 14
19.4°C 23.5°C 0.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
272.8mm
74.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
237.5mm
55 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
308.9mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.0mm
Apr 20
Lowest Temperature
-1.4°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.7°C
8th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
2nd 1987
Average This Month
15.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.8°C
13th
Highest On Record
45.8°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
26.3°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
1st
Total This Month
34.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.8mm
4.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2015
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