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Mt Barker Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 10°C
sunny

Now

15.9°C falling
Updated at 12:50 CDT

Mount Lofty Ranges for Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower about the southern Fleurieu Peninsula in the morning and early afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 25.

Currently at Mount Lofty

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C falling
Dew Point 8.4°C steady
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:57 CDT
Sunset sunset
19:58 CDT

Nearby Now

Kuitpo 17.0°C
Mt Crawford 18.0°C
Adelaide 21.9°C
Parafield Ap 22.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mt Lofty

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
18°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Clear
11°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mt Barker 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 27°C 33°C 35°C 35°C 35°C 33°C
Minimum 10°C 10°C 13°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 5% 20% 5%
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 18
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
E 8km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
S 15km/h
S
Relative Humidity 74% 46% 60% 32% 57% 31% 41% 27% 43% 29% 43% 30% 50% 32%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Mt Barker Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:31 CDT
sunrise
06:57 CDT
sunset
19:58 CDT
last light
20:24 CDT
moon
set
Sat 19:03 CDT
rise
Sun 06:16 CDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Mount Lofty Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
9°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
8.5°C 18°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
11.9°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
14.1°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
7.6°C 25.1°C 0.0mm

Mt Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
50.0mm
10.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
74.0mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
63.6mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.0mm
Feb 6
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Feb 8

Mt Barker Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
1st 1961
Average This Month
13.0°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
12.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
25.8°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.0mm
6th
Total This Month
34.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.3mm
5.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.9mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1870
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