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Port Pirie Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 12°C
sunny

Now

28.4°C steady
Updated at 15:30 CDT

Mid North for Saturday Sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.4°C steady
Dew Point 5.9°C steady
Feels Like 27.1°C
Relative Humidity 24%
Wind icon
S 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1019.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 24.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 CDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 CDT

Nearby Now

Snowtown 25.5°C
Whyalla Ap 23.7°C
Kadina 25.8°C
Clare 23.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Clear
14°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 35°C 36°C 37°C 38°C 36°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 15°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 16
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
SE 8km/h
SE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SE 5km/h
SE
SW 13km/h
SW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SE 7km/h
SE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
E 5km/h
E
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SW 16km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 62% 35% 50% 29% 45% 34% 36% 27% 41% 29% 40% 27% 39% 29%
Dew Point 9°C 11°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 17°C 11°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 11°C 15°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:37 CDT
sunrise
07:03 CDT
sunset
19:59 CDT
last light
20:25 CDT
moon
set
Sat 19:04 CDT
rise
Sun 06:22 CDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
9.7°C 27°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
8.9°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
10.7°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
13.4°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
7.0°C 32.5°C 0.0mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
37.6mm
6.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
88.0mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
31.4mm
10 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.0mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
6.6°C
Feb 19
Highest Temperature
45.4°C
Feb 9

Snowtown Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
4.0°C
19th 1999
Average This Month
13.5°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
45.4°C
9th
Highest On Record
46.0°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
30.4°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.0mm
6th
Total This Month
33.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
24.5mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
96.6mm
2014
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
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15:19 EDT

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13:18 EDT

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Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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