Fairfax Media Network

Dawesley Weather


35.04°S 138.94°E 340m AMSL

Mt Barker Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 15°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

10.4°C falling
Updated at 02:30 CST

Mount Lofty Ranges for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower about Fleurieu Peninsula in the morning, more likely in the south. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 17.
Friday Sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Currently at Kuitpo

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.4°C falling
Dew Point 8.2°C rising
Feels Like 9.3°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1026.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:08 CST
Sunset sunset
17:14 CST

Nearby Now

Mount Lofty 7.8°C
Murray Bridge Ap 13.1°C
Strathalbyn 12.6°C
Mt Crawford 9.2°C

Next 12 hours in Strathalbyn

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
11°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
14°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Mt Barker 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Mostly cloudy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 15°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 5°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 9°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 10% 10% 50% 60% 70% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 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 7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 7km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 16km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
W 23km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 86% 68% 81% 55% 63% 51% 76% 74% 80% 58% 78% 69% 75% 66%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 14°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 8°C

Mt Barker Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:41 CST
sunrise
07:08 CST
sunset
17:14 CST
last light
17:42 CST
moon
rise
Thu 14:22 CST
set
Fri 02:27 CST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Mt Barker Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
10.5°C - 0.8mm
Tue
May 22
11.3°C 14.6°C 0.2mm
Mon
May 21
10.6°C 15.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
6.0°C 14.3°C 0.2mm
Sat
May 19
9.7°C 16.0°C 7.6mm

Mt Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
221.3mm
42.6 Day(s)
Total For 2018
155.8mm
49 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
180.6mm
47 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.6mm
Apr 14
Lowest Temperature
3.7°C
May 16
Highest Temperature
42.1°C
Jan 28

Mt Barker Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.7°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
19th 1973
Average This Month
8.4°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
7.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.1°C
2nd
Highest On Record
28.9°C
8th 2013
Average This Month
16.7°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.8mm
4th
Total This Month
61.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
83.0mm
14.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
271.2mm
1923
Driest On Record
4.8mm
1891
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

How Australia survived its second-hottest summer without load-shedding blackouts

18:52 EST

Australia's electricity grid survived the second-hottest summer on record without load-shedding blackouts, despite the closure of a major coal-fired power station in Victoria, according to two reports released on Wednesday by the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO).

Rain deficit worsening in western NSW

16:08 EST

NSW, like most of Australia, has been stuck in a stagnant weather pattern for the last week, with a high pressure system to the south of the country blocking cold fronts from bringing any substantial rainfall.

Quiet weather coming to an end

12:24 EST

The stable weather pattern that has been gripping Australia through the middle of May will soon break down, making way for more active weather across southern states during the final week of autumn.