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Port Pirie Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

28.6°C falling
Updated at 17:00 CDT

Mid North for Wednesday Clear. Winds W 30 to 35 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.6°C falling
Dew Point 7.8°C falling
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 27%
Wind icon
SSW 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1011.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 27.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:00 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:03 CDT

Nearby Now

Whyalla Ap 27.5°C
Snowtown 28.3°C
Port Augusta Ap 33.0°C
Kadina 25.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
27°C

9pm

Clear
23°C

12am

Clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Wed 12:19 CDT
Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Mount Lofty Ranges and Mid North

SA - Wed 05:22 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for North East Pastoral, Flinders, Mount Lofty Ranges, Riverland, Murraylands, Upper South East & Lower South East

National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 27°C 29°C 29°C 31°C 35°C 36°C
Minimum 21°C 15°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 40%
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 23
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
5
km/h
Wind Direction N 23km/h
N
WSW 18km/h
WSW
S 12km/h
S
SW 18km/h
SW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
SSE 17km/h
SSE
S 20km/h
S
SE 11km/h
SE
S 16km/h
S
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
NE 15km/h
NE
N 5km/h
N
Relative Humidity 29% 37% 68% 48% 67% 36% 64% 33% 49% 27% 47% 30% 40% 29%
Dew Point 8°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 6°C 9°C 10°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:35 CDT
sunrise
07:01 CDT
sunset
20:02 CDT
last light
20:27 CDT
moon
rise
Thu 03:30 CDT
set
Thu 17:36 CDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
20.6°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
11.3°C 33.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
14.0°C 23.1°C 2.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
13.2°C 22.4°C 0.4mm
Sat
Feb 18
14.5°C 23.3°C 0.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
35.8mm
6.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
57.0mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
45.0mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
13.6mm
Feb 7
Lowest Temperature
11.3°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.3°C
21st
Lowest On Record
8.6°C
2nd 1989
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.8°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.6°C
8th
Highest On Record
48.0°C
7th 2009
Average This Month
28.8°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.6mm
7th
Total This Month
21.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.4mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
139.8mm
1979
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1989
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