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Port Pirie Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 40°C
hazy

Now

36.1°C rising
Updated at 18:50 CDT

Mid North for Tuesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Very hot at first with possible areas of raised dust in the late morning and afternoon. Cloud increasing during the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 30 to 45 km/h shifting SW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 36.1°C rising
Dew Point 4.4°C rising
Feels Like 33.6°C
Relative Humidity 14%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 31.9
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

Whyalla Ap 33.7°C
Snowtown 36.1°C
Kadina 37.4°C
Port Augusta Ap 38.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Tue 15:56 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for NW/NE pastoral, E Eyre/Yorke peninsula, Flinders, Mid Nh, Mt Lofty, Riverland, Murraylands and Upper/Lower SE

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

Sunny

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 38°C 40°C 27°C 30°C 31°C 39°C 36°C
Minimum 17°C 23°C 17°C 13°C 13°C 17°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 20% 5% 5% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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
22
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NE 9km/h
NE
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NNE 22km/h
NNE
W 21km/h
W
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 24km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
S 11km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
ENE 17km/h
ENE
N 13km/h
N
NE 18km/h
NE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 38% 18% 22% 21% 78% 54% 55% 42% 55% 38% 35% 25% 34% 33%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 11°C 15°C 10°C 15°C 11°C 15°C 11°C 17°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 CDT
sunrise
06:02 CDT
sunset
20:21 CDT
last light
20:50 CDT
moon
rise
Wed 03:00 CDT
set
Wed 15:45 CDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
15.4°C 37°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
16.3°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
14.3°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
14.3°C 23.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 8
11.7°C 21.1°C 6.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
272.8mm
74.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
237.3mm
54 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
297.9mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.0mm
Apr 20
Lowest Temperature
-1.4°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.7°C
8th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
2nd 1987
Average This Month
14.6°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
16.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
45.8°C
19th 2015
Average This Month
24.4°C
-3.9°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
1st
Total This Month
34.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.8mm
4.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2015
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