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Port Pirie Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 7°C
possible_shower

Now

11.6°C falling
Updated at 17:40 CST

Mid North for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of fog later this evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.6°C falling
Dew Point 6.1°C falling
Feels Like 11.1°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
SW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:07 CST
Sunset sunset
17:41 CST

Nearby Now

Snowtown 8.3°C
Clare 7.6°C
Whyalla Ap 11.8°C
Port Augusta Ap 12.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Slight chance shower
7°C

6am

Chance shower
8°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Tue 16:08 CST
Coastal Wind Warning for South Australian Waters.

South Australia Weather Update

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Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 16°C
Minimum 6°C 7°C 6°C 3°C 3°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 40% 5% 30% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 22km/h
SW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SW 11km/h
SW
NE 4km/h
NE
SW 6km/h
SW
NNE 11km/h
NNE
W 11km/h
W
N 21km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
SW 18km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 89% 63% 88% 68% 86% 58% 85% 55% 77% 48% 66% 45% 88% 51%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 6°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:40 CST
sunrise
07:06 CST
sunset
17:42 CST
last light
18:08 CST
moon
rise
Tue 22:04 CST
set
Wed 10:09 CST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Port Pirie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 4
- - 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 3
- - 0.2mm
Sun
Aug 2
- - 0.6mm
Sat
Aug 1
10.9°C - 5.8mm
Fri
Jul 31
5.0°C 18.5°C 0.0mm

Yongala Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
245.9mm
64.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
232.0mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
252.4mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.6mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
40.2°C
Jan 3

Yongala Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.4°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-6.0°C
14th 1976
Average This Month
5.0°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
2.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
28.2°C
28th 1977
Average This Month
12.6°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
1st
Total This Month
3.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
44.1mm
12.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
134.0mm
1985
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1914
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