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Mt Barker Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 28°C
possible_shower

Now

22.8°C falling
Updated at 19:30 CDT

Mount Lofty Ranges for Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Thursday Humid. Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

Currently at Strathalbyn

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C falling
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:53 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:03 CDT

Nearby Now

Kuitpo 22.0°C
Murray Bridge Ap 23.8°C
Noarlunga 25.0°C
Adelaide 24.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Strathalbyn

48-hour forecast

9pm

Intermittent rain
21°C

12am

Slight chance shower
20°C

3am

Slight chance shower
20°C

6am

Slight chance shower
19°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mt Barker 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 26°C 28°C 33°C 24°C 22°C 28°C 32°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 20°C 15°C 11°C 9°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 80% 60% 5% 5% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 7
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
5
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SE 7km/h
SE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
NE 21km/h
NE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
NW 13km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 73% 63% 69% 53% 49% 45% 81% 60% 66% 41% 53% 27% 39% 30%
Dew Point 15°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 20°C 14°C 16°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 12°C

Mt Barker Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:28 CDT
sunrise
06:54 CDT
sunset
20:02 CDT
last light
20:28 CDT
moon
set
Wed 23:17 CDT
rise
Thu 12:48 CDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Mt Barker Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 21
17°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
13.2°C 32°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
14.4°C 26.1°C 2.2mm
Sun
Feb 18
12.3°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
8.9°C 29.1°C 0.0mm

Mt Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
50.4mm
10.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
21.8mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
74.0mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.6mm
Jan 30
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Feb 15
Highest Temperature
42.1°C
Jan 28

Mt Barker Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
3.3°C
1st 1961
Average This Month
13.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.3°C
8th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
29.8°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
19th
Total This Month
2.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.2mm
5.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
160.9mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1870
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