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Port Pirie Forecast

Tonight 17°C
Tomorrow 34°C
sunny

Now

28.5°C rising
Updated at 18:40 CDT

Mid North for Tuesday Mostly sunny afternoon. A chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast at first this morning. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.5°C rising
Dew Point 15.1°C falling
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
SSW 37km/h falling
Wind Gusts 43km/h
Pressure 1006.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 16.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:28 CDT

Nearby Now

Whyalla Ap 26.2°C
Snowtown 26.0°C
Port Augusta Ap 30.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
27°C

12am

Clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
18°C

6am

Mostly clear
15°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Tue 17:34 CDT
Strong Wind Warning for Adelaide Metropolitan Waters, Spencer Gulf and Gulf St Vincent

National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27
Sun
Jan 28
Mon
Jan 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 34°C 38°C 40°C 43°C 44°C 33°C
Minimum 15°C 17°C 17°C 21°C 25°C 27°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 30% 30% 60% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 16
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction S 16km/h
S
SW 22km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
SW 24km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
SW 17km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
SW 12km/h
SW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NW 12km/h
NW
S 19km/h
S
SSW 28km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 54% 29% 53% 35% 51% 33% 41% 26% 32% 23% 30% 27% 61% 50%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 11°C 18°C 14°C 20°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 21°C 20°C 24°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:05 CDT
sunrise
06:32 CDT
sunset
20:27 CDT
last light
20:55 CDT
moon
set
Wed 00:09 CDT
rise
Wed 12:52 CDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 23
19.2°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 22
21.7°C 29.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 21
21.5°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 20
21.0°C 34.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
25.6°C 46.4°C 0.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
18.0mm
3.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
4.2mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
36.1mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.4mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
14.0°C
Jan 13
Highest Temperature
46.4°C
Jan 19

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.0°C
13th
Lowest On Record
5.9°C
23rd 1989
Average This Month
18.5°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.4°C
19th
Highest On Record
47.2°C
4th 2013
Average This Month
32.2°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.4mm
13th
Total This Month
4.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.0mm
3.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
93.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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