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Cape Jaffa Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 5°C
mostly_sunny

Now

13.3°C falling
Updated at 15:50 CST

Lower South East for Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 15.

Currently at Cape Jaffa

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Temperature 13.3°C falling
Dew Point 7.1°C steady
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:35 CST
Sunset sunset
17:49 CST

Nearby Now

Robe Ap 12.4°C
Padthaway 13.2°C
Naracoorte Ap 12.9°C
Keith 15.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cape Jaffa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

Lower South East Weather Warnings

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SA - Mon 15:51 CST
Gale Warning for the Following Area: Far West Coast Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Upper West Coast and Lower West Coast

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Cape Jaffa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 90% 60% 10% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
5
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
15
km/h
35
km/h
35
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 11km/h
ENE
S 5km/h
S
NE 24km/h
NE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
S 35km/h
S
S 35km/h
S
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SW 19km/h
SW
NE 11km/h
NE
NW 13km/h
NW
N 18km/h
N
WNW 20km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 87% 59% 76% 71% 87% 83% 84% 68% 72% 62% 75% 59% 74% 65%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C

Cape Jaffa Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:08 CST
sunrise
06:35 CST
sunset
17:49 CST
last light
18:15 CST
moon
rise
Mon 19:39 CST
set
Tue 07:55 CST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Cape Jaffa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 31
4.7°C 14°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
3.5°C 13.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 29
2.9°C 12.8°C 0.2mm
Fri
Aug 28
8.3°C 14.5°C 2.4mm
Thu
Aug 27
5.2°C 13.2°C 2.8mm

Cape Jaffa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
376.8mm
107.9 Day(s)
Total For 2015
289.6mm
114 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
331.6mm
109 Day(s)
Wettest Day
17.0mm
Apr 7
Lowest Temperature
0.8°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
38.3°C
Jan 2

Cape Jaffa Almanac

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.9°C
19th
Lowest On Record
0.2°C
3rd 1997
Average This Month
7.8°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
7.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.5°C
20th
Highest On Record
23.3°C
25th 2004
Average This Month
14.0°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
12th
Total This Month
52.2mm
23 Day(s)
Long-term Average
70.6mm
21.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
127.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
16.6mm
2006
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