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Whyalla Forecast

Today 43°C
Tonight 22°C
mostly_sunny

Now

41.5°C rising
Updated at 10:30 CDT

Eastern Eyre Peninsula for Friday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Areas of raised dust late morning and early afternoon. Slight chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h shifting S/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Whyalla Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 41.5°C rising
Dew Point 6.4°C falling
Feels Like 39.0°C
Relative Humidity 12%
Wind icon
NNW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1009.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 67.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:31 CDT

Nearby Now

Port Augusta Ap 40.5°C
Snowtown 41.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Whyalla

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
40°C

3pm

Mostly clear
43°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
39°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Eastern Eyre Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Whyalla 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 19
Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 43°C 33°C 35°C 28°C 31°C 34°C 37°C
Minimum 26°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 50% 20% 10% 20% 5% 30% 20%
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 23
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
31
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction N 23km/h
N
NNW 17km/h
NNW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 27km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 29km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSW 34km/h
SSW
S 25km/h
S
SSW 31km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
S 30km/h
S
S 17km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
Relative Humidity 27% 19% 69% 44% 69% 46% 75% 47% 68% 42% 64% 42% 55% 33%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 22°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 18°C

Whyalla Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:02 CDT
sunrise
06:30 CDT
sunset
20:31 CDT
last light
20:59 CDT
moon
set
Fri 21:53 CDT
rise
Sat 09:05 CDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 19
25.6°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
16.4°C 44.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
16.1°C 38.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
19.6°C 33.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
16.8°C 29.4°C 0.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
18.0mm
3.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
4.2mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
26.6mm
5 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
14.0°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
45.3°C
Jan 6

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.0°C
13th
Lowest On Record
5.9°C
23rd 1989
Average This Month
18.0°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
47.2°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
31.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.4mm
13th
Total This Month
4.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.0mm
3.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
93.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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