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This morning 15°C
Today 28°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

19.0°C rising
Updated at 08:20 CDT

Mid North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers developing from the west during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 30s.

Currently at Snowtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.0°C rising
Dew Point 8.9°C rising
Feels Like 19.0°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
NNE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:59 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:21 CDT

Nearby Now

Roseworthy 18.6°C
Kadina 20.3°C
Clare 18.3°C
Elizabeth 19.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Snowtown

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Wed 05:10 CDT
Strong Wind Warning for Far West Coast, Upper West Coast, Lower West Coast, Central Coast and Spencer Gulf

National Forecast

Price 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 19°C 19°C 23°C 26°C 31°C 34°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 40% 5% 5% 5% 10% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Moderate High Moderate Moderate Moderate Very High High
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 9
km/h
15
km/h
31
km/h
33
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
WSW 31km/h
WSW
WSW 33km/h
WSW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
ESE 10km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NW 16km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 58% 42% 65% 52% 60% 50% 59% 40% 57% 39% 38% 24% 40% 32%
Dew Point 12°C 14°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 14°C 15°C

Price Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:30 CDT
sunrise
05:59 CDT
sunset
20:21 CDT
last light
20:50 CDT
moon
rise
Wed 12:47 CDT
set
Thu 01:47 CDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
11.2°C 24°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
12.8°C 23.3°C 1.4mm
Sun
Dec 4
15.2°C 32.1°C 1.4mm
Sat
Dec 3
7.6°C 35.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
10.1°C 26.8°C 0.0mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
382.3mm
106.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
523.6mm
141 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
306.6mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Mar 10
Lowest Temperature
-1.5°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
41.1°C
Mar 8

Snowtown Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
10.3°C
-1.9°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.2°C
3rd
Highest On Record
44.2°C
30th 2005
Average This Month
28.4°C
-1.7°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
4th
Total This Month
3.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.9mm
5.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
93.4mm
2010
Driest On Record
3.8mm
2014
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