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Port Pirie Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 5°C
windy

Now

16.7°C steady
Updated at 16:00 CST

Mid North for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds N/NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 17.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.7°C steady
Dew Point 2.7°C steady
Feels Like 16.7°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:11 CST
Sunset sunset
17:38 CST

Nearby Now

Whyalla Ap 20.2°C
Snowtown 15.6°C
Kadina 14.6°C
Port Augusta Ap 18.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
14°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Thu 15:52 CST
Coastal Wind Warning for South Australian Waters.

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Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Windy

Rain developing

Rain

Rain clearing

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 18°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 6°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 20% 80% 80% 20% 20% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 30
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 30km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NE 8km/h
NE
NW 14km/h
NW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
SW 19km/h
SW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 21km/h
SW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
W 13km/h
W
W 9km/h
W
SW 14km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 56% 46% 94% 56% 100% 75% 98% 64% 93% 67% 85% 59% 87% 58%
Dew Point 2°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:45 CST
sunrise
07:11 CST
sunset
17:38 CST
last light
18:04 CST
moon
rise
Thu 16:31 CST
set
Fri 06:30 CST
moon
Fri
Jul 31
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23

Port Pirie Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
- - 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
- - 0.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
- - 0.2mm
Mon
Jul 27
- - 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
- - 3.4mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
154.4mm
42.9 Day(s)
Total For 2015
165.2mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
187.8mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
48.0mm
Jan 9
Lowest Temperature
-2.3°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
44.3°C
Jan 3

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.3°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-3.2°C
16th 1982
Average This Month
4.7°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.6°C
10th
Highest On Record
27.0°C
27th 1985
Average This Month
16.2°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
16.9°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
13th
Total This Month
7.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.0mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
73.4mm
1986
Driest On Record
1.4mm
1988
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