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Port Pirie Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.0°C steady
Updated at 20:20 CST

Mid North for Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the south, slight chance elsewhere. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h tending SW in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly in the north. Light winds.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.0°C steady
Dew Point 4.5°C rising
Feels Like 4.1°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1027.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 CST
Sunset sunset
17:51 CST

Nearby Now

Snowtown 6.4°C
Whyalla Ap 10.3°C
Kadina 7.6°C
Clare 6.6°C

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Mostly clear
5°C

6am

Mostly clear
3°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Fri 15:50 CST
Strong Wind Warning for Far West Coast, South Central Coast, Upper South East Coast and Lower South East Coast.

SA - Thu 23:05 CST
Cancellation of Sheep Graziers Warning Mt Lofty Ranges, Lower EP, YP, Kangaroo Island, Flinders, Mid Nth, Murraylands, Upper SE & Lower SE

National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C
Minimum 6°C 3°C 3°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 90% 10% 30% 10% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Moderate Nil Slight Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
24
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction W 22km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
S 8km/h
S
NE 24km/h
NE
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NW 27km/h
NW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
NW 13km/h
NW
W 11km/h
W
W 7km/h
W
SW 12km/h
SW
ESE 4km/h
ESE
SW 9km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 67% 54% 69% 52% 55% 56% 79% 71% 82% 64% 80% 56% 70% 56%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 3°C 6°C 3°C 9°C 7°C 13°C 7°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 8°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:27 CST
sunrise
06:52 CST
sunset
17:52 CST
last light
18:17 CST
moon
rise
Sat 04:30 CST
set
Sat 15:10 CST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
7.6°C 14°C 1.2mm
Thu
Aug 17
8.6°C 16°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
8.2°C 16.4°C 17.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
14.0°C 16.5°C 6.2mm
Mon
Aug 14
9.8°C 21.5°C 0.0mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
264.4mm
76.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
265.0mm
66 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
299.6mm
90 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.0°C
1st 1999
Average This Month
5.6°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
4.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
29.4°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
16.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.0mm
16th
Total This Month
53.8mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.5mm
16.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2014
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