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Port Pirie Forecast

Today 18°C
Tonight 6°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.9°C falling
Updated at 17:10 CST

Mid North for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely late morning and afternoon. Possible small hail in the south later tonight. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C falling
Dew Point 6.6°C falling
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
WNW 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 CST
Sunset sunset
17:50 CST

Nearby Now

Whyalla Ap 16.9°C
Snowtown 11.2°C
Port Augusta Ap 17.8°C
Kadina 12.8°C

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
15°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Mostly clear
10°C

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Thu 15:58 CST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the Mount Lofty Ranges, Lower Eyre & Yorke, KI, Flinders, Mid North, Murraylands and Upper/Lower SE

SA - Thu 15:50 CST
Gale Warning for Lower West, Central, South Central, Upper/Lower South East Coasts and Investigator Strait. Strong wind elsewhere

SA - Thu 14:23 CST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Adel., Mt Lofty Ranges, L Eyre & Yorke peninsulas, Kangaroo Is., Murraylands, U/L SE & Mid North

National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 7°C 6°C 3°C 3°C 7°C 5°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 90% 90% 30% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
32
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
26
km/h
29
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 27km/h
NNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
SW 24km/h
SW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
S 8km/h
S
NE 26km/h
NE
NNE 29km/h
NNE
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 70% 57% 67% 55% 69% 52% 53% 58% 81% 72% 81% 66% 79% 64%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 4°C 7°C 3°C 6°C 1°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 6°C 12°C 7°C 11°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:28 CST
sunrise
06:53 CST
sunset
17:51 CST
last light
18:16 CST
moon
rise
Fri 03:30 CST
set
Fri 14:09 CST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
7.9°C 19°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
9.4°C 20°C 5.2mm
Tue
Aug 15
15°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
13°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
5.4°C 24°C 0.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
178.0mm
52.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
152.6mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
191.3mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.0mm
Apr 20
Lowest Temperature
-1.4°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
7.3°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
5.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
32.0°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
19.4°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.2mm
16th
Total This Month
9.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.1mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
50.7mm
1985
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2006
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