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Port Pirie Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 24°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

16.0°C falling
Updated at 06:50 CST

Mid North for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C falling
Dew Point 15.4°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 CST
Sunset sunset
17:45 CST

Nearby Now

Snowtown 13.2°C
Clare 13.0°C
Whyalla Ap 17.8°C
Kadina 11.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

9am

Chance shower
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30
Tue
May 1

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 29°C
Minimum 13°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 5% 20% 5% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 7
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 7km/h
SSE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SSW 15km/h
SSW
E 8km/h
E
SW 9km/h
SW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SW 13km/h
SW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
E 8km/h
E
SSW 7km/h
SSW
NE 15km/h
NE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 77% 57% 71% 46% 59% 41% 51% 37% 53% 37% 50% 35% 44% 33%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 10°C 13°C 8°C 11°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 12°C

Port Pirie 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
06:21 CST
sunrise
06:47 CST
sunset
17:45 CST
last light
18:10 CST
moon
rise
Wed 15:07 CST
set
Thu 02:34 CST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
17.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
11.9°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
10.3°C 33.2°C 0.2mm
Sat
Apr 21
16.1°C 32.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
14.4°C 33.6°C 0.0mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
88.3mm
17.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
38.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
141.4mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
10.4mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
5.0°C
Apr 6
Highest Temperature
45.3°C
Jan 19

Snowtown Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
0.0°C
24th 1999
Average This Month
11.5°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
9.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.0°C
10th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
1st 2014
Average This Month
29.4°C
+4.8°C
Long-term Average
24.6°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
15th
Total This Month
11.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
27.8mm
6.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
71.8mm
2014
Driest On Record
1.4mm
2002
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