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Mt Barker Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 4°C
rain

Now

5.7°C rising
Updated at 16:20 CST

Mount Lofty Ranges for Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of rain increasing to a high (70%) chance in the north. Light winds.

Currently at Mount Lofty

24-hour graph
Temperature 5.7°C rising
Dew Point 5.4°C rising
Feels Like 4.5°C
Relative Humidity 98%
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ESE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.4mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 CST
Sunset sunset
17:32 CST

Nearby Now

Kuitpo 7.5°C
Mt Crawford 6.7°C
Adelaide 11.2°C
Parafield Ap 11.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mt Lofty

48-hour forecast

6pm

Rain
4°C

9pm

Rain
5°C

12am

Rain
5°C

3am

Rain
4°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

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SA - Sat 15:50 CST
Gale Warning the Following Area: Lower S E Coast Strong Wind Warning the Following Areas: Central Coast, S Central Coast & Upper S E Coast

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Mt Barker 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy
Maximum 13°C 13°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 7°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 50% 90% 40% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Moderate Moderate Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Slight Nil Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SE 7km/h
SE
W 17km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
WSW 19km/h
WSW
W 15km/h
W
W 22km/h
W
SW 21km/h
SW
SW 20km/h
SW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
NW 4km/h
NW
SW 8km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 100% 74% 92% 71% 83% 75% 92% 73% 83% 72% 91% 71% 92% 67%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 6°C

Mt Barker Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:42 CST
sunrise
07:09 CST
sunset
17:33 CST
last light
18:00 CST
moon
rise
Sat 18:36 CST
set
Sun 08:02 CST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Mount Lofty Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 1
5.4°C 7°C 23.4mm
Fri
Jul 31
2.6°C 10.1°C 2.4mm
Thu
Jul 30
4.5°C 8.7°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 29
4.5°C 8.2°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jul 28
3.9°C 7.2°C 2.6mm

Mt Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
528.4mm
92.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
419.6mm
95 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
556.4mm
93 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.4mm
May 19
Lowest Temperature
-1.7°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
41.2°C
Jan 2

Mt Barker Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.6°C
8th 1963
Average This Month
5.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
5.2°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
27.2°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
14.3°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.6mm
1st
Total This Month
12.6mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.5mm
17.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
243.5mm
1927
Driest On Record
15.7mm
1944
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