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Whyalla Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

19.9°C falling
Updated at 04:40 CDT

Eastern Eyre Peninsula for Wednesday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Currently at Whyalla Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.9°C falling
Dew Point 16.3°C falling
Feels Like 19.9°C
Relative Humidity 80%
Wind icon
S 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1008.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:29 CDT

Nearby Now

Port Augusta Ap 20.9°C
Kadina 14.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Whyalla

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
21°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

3pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Eastern Eyre Peninsula Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Whyalla 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28
Mon
Jan 29
Tue
Jan 30

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 29°C 35°C 39°C 43°C 41°C 29°C 26°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 21°C 25°C 26°C 22°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 50% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 26
km/h
33
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
40
km/h
35
km/h
39
km/h
Wind Direction S 26km/h
S
SSW 33km/h
SSW
S 20km/h
S
SSW 26km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
NE 17km/h
NE
SW 23km/h
SW
S 32km/h
S
S 40km/h
S
S 35km/h
S
S 39km/h
S
Relative Humidity 70% 43% 66% 34% 62% 31% 46% 23% 38% 35% 79% 65% 69% 46%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 14°C 14°C

Whyalla Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:07 CDT
sunrise
06:35 CDT
sunset
20:29 CDT
last light
20:56 CDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:54 CDT
set
Thu 00:47 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
Tue
Jan 23
19.2°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
21.7°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
21.5°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
21.0°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
25.6°C 46.4°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
45.1mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
14.0°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
46.4°C
Jan 19

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
18.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.4°C
19th
Highest On Record
47.2°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
32.2°C
+2.0°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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