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Mt Lofty Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 10°C
possible_shower

Now

7.7°C falling
Updated at 05:50 CST

Mount Lofty Ranges for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely late this afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 15.

Currently at Mount Lofty

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.7°C falling
Dew Point 7.5°C falling
Feels Like 5.4°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 20.6mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:23 CST
Sunset sunset
17:17 CST

Nearby Now

Mt Crawford 8.1°C
Kuitpo 9.5°C
Adelaide 11.5°C
Parafield Ap 11.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mt Lofty

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
8°C

12pm

Shower
9°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
10°C

6pm

Fog
8°C

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Mt Lofty 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11
Sun
Jul 12
Mon
Jul 13

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 10°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 9°C
Minimum 7°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 5°C 5°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 80% 90% 70% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
19
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
32
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NW 12km/h
NW
WSW 12km/h
WSW
NE 8km/h
NE
N 11km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
SW 32km/h
SW
W 20km/h
W
SW 23km/h
SW
W 19km/h
W
SSW 23km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 98% 83% 95% 72% 82% 65% 88% 80% 87% 73% 85% 81% 92% 80%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 5°C

Mt Lofty Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:55 CST
sunrise
07:23 CST
sunset
17:17 CST
last light
17:45 CST
moon
set
Tue 10:47 CST
rise
Tue 23:07 CST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Mount Lofty Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 6
5.5°C 8°C 7.6mm
Sun
Jul 5
5.8°C 11.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 4
5.0°C 11.2°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jul 3
2.4°C 8.1°C 0.2mm
Thu
Jul 2
5.3°C 10.3°C 0.4mm

Mt Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
426.9mm
75.5 Day(s)
Total For 2015
313.2mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
387.8mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.4mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
-0.3°C
Jul 3
Highest Temperature
41.2°C
Jan 2

Mt Barker Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
10th 1959
Average This Month
4.0°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
4.8°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.2°C
4th
Highest On Record
23.8°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
14.6°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.4mm
6th
Total This Month
6.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
105.8mm
17.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
251.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
17.7mm
1884
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