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Next 48 hours in Port Pirie

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Friday, January 19
9pm

Mostly clear 34°C 5% 24% icon
SW 11km/h 15°C 31%
Saturday, January 20
12am

Mostly clear 29°C 24% 28% icon
S 9km/h 16°C 45%
3am

Mostly clear 24°C 6% 24% icon
SSW 8km/h 16°C 59%
6am

Mostly clear 21°C 11% 10% icon
SSW 7km/h 15°C 67%
9am

Mostly clear 26°C 16% 18% icon
SW 9km/h 17°C 57%
12pm

Mostly clear 33°C 5% 30% icon
SW 13km/h 18°C 41%
3pm

Mostly clear 37°C 5% 21% icon
SW 19km/h 20°C 37%
6pm

Mostly clear 36°C 5% 33% icon
SW 19km/h 21°C 42%
9pm

Mostly cloudy 31°C 5% 48% icon
SSW 14km/h 20°C 51%
Sunday, January 21
12am

Mostly clear 26°C 5% 29% icon
S 11km/h 18°C 59%
3am

Mostly clear 22°C 5% 19% icon
SSW 9km/h 16°C 69%
6am

Mostly clear 19°C 5% 24% icon
S 9km/h 14°C 73%
9am

Mostly clear 26°C 5% 18% icon
SSW 8km/h 17°C 56%
12pm

Mostly clear 33°C 5% 19% icon
SW 14km/h 19°C 42%
3pm

Mostly clear 38°C 5% 50% icon
SW 20km/h 22°C 38%
6pm

Mostly cloudy 35°C 5% 64% icon
SW 22km/h 21°C 43%
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Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

18:30 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, with temperatures in some areas already hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C as Victorians warned to take 'heat kills' warnings seriously

18:22 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

17:55 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite temperatures well into the mid-40s forcing a tight power supply balance.