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Port Pirie Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 38°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.9°C falling
Updated at 03:50 CDT

Mid North for Tuesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Windy with areas of raised dust in the N in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before shifting W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.9°C falling
Dew Point 9.1°C steady
Feels Like 18.9°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:21 CDT

Nearby Now

Snowtown 14.4°C
Clare 17.8°C
Whyalla Ap 17.8°C
Kadina 14.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
37°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Windy

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 38°C 40°C 26°C 29°C 31°C 35°C 30°C
Minimum 17°C 23°C 17°C 13°C 13°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 20% 5% 10% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 9
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NNE 23km/h
NNE
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SW 24km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
SW 20km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
NE 15km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 38% 19% 24% 25% 77% 54% 55% 43% 58% 38% 39% 29% 58% 56%
Dew Point 11°C 10°C 11°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 10°C 15°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 14°C 16°C 19°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 CDT
sunrise
06:02 CDT
sunset
20:21 CDT
last light
20:49 CDT
moon
set
Tue 14:48 CDT
rise
Wed 03:00 CDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
9.5°C 35°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
10.1°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
7.4°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
5.1°C 22.8°C 9.2mm
Thu
Dec 7
9.2°C 20.7°C 3.8mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
395.4mm
108.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
375.2mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
537.6mm
142 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.6mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
-2.8°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
45.4°C
Feb 9

Snowtown Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.1°C
8th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
1st 2001
Average This Month
9.5°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
25.3°C
-5.1°C
Long-term Average
30.4°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
33.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.8mm
5.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.2mm
2016
Driest On Record
2.2mm
2015
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13:45 EDT

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