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Mt Lofty Forecast

Tonight 8°C
Tomorrow 21°C
sunny

Now

18.1°C falling
Updated at 18:10 CDT

Mount Lofty Ranges for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a light shower this morning. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Mount Lofty

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.1°C falling
Dew Point 10.4°C steady
Feels Like 18.1°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:24 CDT

Nearby Now

Kuitpo 19.4°C
Adelaide 22.6°C
Mt Crawford 21.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Lofty

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
12°C

12am

Clear
11°C

3am

Clear
9°C

6am

Clear
8°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mt Lofty 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Late shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 21°C 23°C 32°C 34°C 21°C 17°C
Minimum 13°C 8°C 9°C 12°C 24°C 15°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 70% 5% 10% 50% 60% 80% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High High Very High Moderate Very High 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 14
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
30
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SW 14km/h
SW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SE 4km/h
SE
W 14km/h
W
S 7km/h
S
SW 12km/h
SW
E 17km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 26km/h
W
Relative Humidity 86% 58% 70% 46% 77% 50% 58% 32% 43% 35% 73% 59% 78% 68%
Dew Point 12°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 12°C

Mt Lofty Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:26 CDT
sunrise
05:55 CDT
sunset
20:25 CDT
last light
20:54 CDT
moon
rise
Fri 04:02 CDT
set
Sat 18:29 CDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mount Lofty Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
13°C 20°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
21.5°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
13.4°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
8.6°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
8.7°C 24.1°C 0.0mm

Mt Barker Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
754.5mm
136.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
782.4mm
156 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1044.0mm
164 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.6mm
Jul 18
Lowest Temperature
0.5°C
Aug 29
Highest Temperature
40.0°C
Feb 8

Mt Barker Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.1°C
8th
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
13th 1958
Average This Month
10.8°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
10.9°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
41.3°C
31st 2007
Average This Month
23.7°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.2mm
1st
Total This Month
35.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.1mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
164.8mm
1992
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1897
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