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Leigh Creek Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 19°C
sunny

Now

10.6°C rising
Updated at 08:00 CST

Flinders for Sunday Sunny. Areas of morning frost south of Hawker. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.6°C rising
Dew Point 1.4°C falling
Feels Like 9.2°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1024.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 CST
Sunset sunset
17:59 CST

Nearby Now

Woomera Ap 8.5°C
Roxby Downs Ap 8.5°C
Marree Ap 9.0°C
Port Augusta Ap 10.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
12°C

12pm

Clear
17°C

3pm

Clear
19°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 20°C 21°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 40% 40% 10% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
28
km/h
21
km/h
37
km/h
30
km/h
35
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 13km/h
ESE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NE 23km/h
NE
N 28km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
W 37km/h
W
WSW 30km/h
WSW
WSW 35km/h
WSW
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 56% 29% 46% 29% 44% 37% 71% 37% 73% 38% 73% 41% 63% 30%
Dew Point 4°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 2°C 8°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 6°C 2°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:11 CST
sunrise
06:35 CST
sunset
17:59 CST
last light
18:24 CST
moon
rise
Sun 18:36 CST
set
Mon 07:18 CST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 29
5.7°C 17°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 28
5.2°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
4.5°C 16.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 26
3.8°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 25
4.4°C 16.2°C 0.2mm

Leigh Creek Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
152.8mm
31.9 Day(s)
Total For 2015
201.4mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
121.2mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
57.0mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
-0.3°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 3

Leigh Creek Ap Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.3°C
13th
Lowest On Record
-1.2°C
8th 2008
Average This Month
6.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
6.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.3°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.0°C
24th 1995
Average This Month
19.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
24th
Total This Month
20.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.0mm
4.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
51.0mm
2000
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2006
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