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Port Pirie Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 37°C
late_thunder

Now

27.6°C steady
Updated at 23:10 CDT

Mid North for Wednesday Mostly clear. The chance of a shower or thunderstorm in the west early this evening. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h.
Thursday Very hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening, tending to rain in the evening. A thunderstorm likely from the late morning. Local heavy falls with thunderstorms. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h tending NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Port Pirie

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C steady
Dew Point 9.0°C falling
Feels Like 26.9°C
Relative Humidity 31%
Wind icon
SE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1009.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 20.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:30 CDT

Nearby Now

Snowtown 18.9°C
Whyalla Ap 22.9°C
Kadina 19.9°C
Clare 20.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Port Pirie

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
22°C

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Slight chance shower
26°C

Mid North Weather Warnings

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SA - Wed 21:56 CDT
Downy Mildew Advice

SA - Wed 21:50 CDT
Coastal Wind Warning for South Australian Waters.

National Forecast

Port Pirie 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Possible thunderstorm

Late thunder

Thunder-
storms clearing

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 36°C 37°C 29°C 31°C 33°C 36°C 29°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 19°C 14°C 18°C 21°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 70% 90% 20% 10% 30% 70% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm
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 16
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction S 16km/h
S
S 13km/h
S
ENE 10km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
SSW 20km/h
SSW
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SE 12km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NW 5km/h
NW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
WNW 15km/h
WNW
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 45% 32% 50% 47% 79% 58% 59% 38% 42% 33% 46% 43% 70% 48%
Dew Point 13°C 15°C 15°C 23°C 17°C 19°C 10°C 15°C 10°C 15°C 16°C 22°C 14°C 16°C

Port Pirie Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:00 CDT
sunrise
06:28 CDT
sunset
20:29 CDT
last light
20:57 CDT
moon
rise
Thu 00:15 CDT
set
Thu 12:54 CDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Snowtown Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
14.4°C 32°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
12.8°C 40.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
10.9°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
8.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
13.7°C 25.1°C 6.4mm

Snowtown Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
13.1mm
3.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
33.2mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.4mm
Jan 10
Lowest Temperature
8.5°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
41.5°C
Jan 7

Snowtown Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
3rd 2002
Average This Month
15.1°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.5°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.5°C
7th
Highest On Record
46.0°C
13th 2001
Average This Month
32.3°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
33.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
10th
Total This Month
33.2mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.1mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
53.6mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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