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Snowtown Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

33.2°C rising
Updated at 08:40 CDT

Mid North for Thursday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 30 to 40 km/h mid morning, easing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon and turning W in the W, then becoming light and variable in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Snowtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.2°C rising
Dew Point -5.5°C falling
Feels Like 30.8°C
Relative Humidity 8%
Wind icon
N 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 53.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:30 CDT

Nearby Now

Clare 29.3°C
Kadina 34.1°C
Roseworthy 34.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Snowtown

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
40°C

3pm

Clear
42°C

6pm

Clear
41°C

9pm

Clear
30°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Thu 06:02 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for NW Pastoral, Lower Eyre & Yorke peninsulas, Flinders, Mid Nth, Mt Lofty Ranges, Kangaroo Is, Upper SE & Lower SE

National Forecast

Snowtown 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 42°C 43°C 39°C 39°C 33°C 34°C 39°C
Minimum 21°C 25°C 18°C 17°C 15°C 12°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 50% 30% 10% 30% 10% 10%
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 21
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 21km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
N 26km/h
N
NW 23km/h
NW
S 16km/h
S
SSW 22km/h
SSW
S 10km/h
S
WSW 23km/h
WSW
S 18km/h
S
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 24km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 12% 5% 15% 8% 49% 20% 46% 21% 59% 27% 56% 24% 43% 14%
Dew Point 0°C -5°C 5°C 3°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 13°C 7°C

Snowtown Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set   First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:56 CDT
sunrise
06:24 CDT
sunset
20:30 CDT
last light
20:58 CDT
moon
set
Fri 21:52 CDT

moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 17
12.9°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
13.0°C 36.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 15
10.7°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 14
10.3°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 13
13.6°C 25.5°C 2.2mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
18.2mm
3.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
5.0mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
33.2mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.8mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
9.8°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
44.3°C
Jan 6

Snowtown Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
3rd 2002
Average This Month
13.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.3°C
6th
Highest On Record
46.0°C
13th 2001
Average This Month
32.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
32.7°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
12th
Total This Month
5.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.2mm
3.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
54.2mm
2017
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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