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Port Pirie Forecast

Today 40°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

42.9°C rising
Updated at 15:40 CDT

Mid North for Tuesday Very hot and sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting S in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 42.9°C rising
Dew Point 3.3°C rising
Feels Like 39.6°C
Relative Humidity 9%
Wind icon
N 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1005.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 64.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:30 CDT

Nearby Now

Whyalla Ap 42.5°C
Snowtown 39.5°C
Port Augusta Ap 42.0°C
Kadina 40.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
38°C

9pm

Clear
31°C

12am

Clear
25°C

3am

Clear
21°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Tue 05:52 CDT
Fire Weather Warning West Coast, Eastern/Lower Eyre Peninsula, Flinders, Mid Nth, Mt Lofty Ranges, Yorke Peninsula, Murraylands & Upper SE

National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 40°C 36°C 37°C 30°C 32°C 33°C 39°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 14°C 18°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 10% 70% 90% 60% 50% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 10
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction NE 10km/h
NE
NW 13km/h
NW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
ENE 13km/h
ENE
N 10km/h
N
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NW 7km/h
NW
N 12km/h
N
W 14km/h
W
Relative Humidity 30% 15% 54% 35% 44% 46% 80% 58% 61% 43% 48% 37% 47% 46%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 14°C 18°C 14°C 23°C 18°C 20°C 12°C 17°C 12°C 16°C 19°C 26°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:58 CDT
sunrise
06:26 CDT
sunset
20:30 CDT
last light
20:58 CDT
moon
rise
Tue 23:42 CDT
set
Wed 11:59 CDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
15.8°C 43°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
14.7°C 35.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
16.5°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
14.6°C 23.5°C 3.6mm
Fri
Jan 13
22.7°C 24.3°C 8.4mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
14.4mm
2.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
18.8mm
5 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
8.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
14.6°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
43.0°C
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.6°C
14th
Lowest On Record
5.9°C
23rd 1989
Average This Month
18.6°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
17.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
47.2°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
30.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
8.4mm
13th
Total This Month
18.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.4mm
2.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
93.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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