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Parawa Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.6°C falling
Updated at 05:50 CST

Mount Lofty Ranges for Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds NW/SW 25 to 35 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 20.

Currently at Parawa

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.6°C falling
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 10.1°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
NW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 CST
Sunset sunset
18:12 CST

Nearby Now

Cape Willoughby 13.9°C
Noarlunga 16.6°C
Hindmarsh Is 16.7°C
Edithburgh 9.9°C

Next 12 hours in Parawa

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
14°C

6pm

Mostly clear
11°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Parawa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 19°C 16°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 10°C 7°C 11°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 60% 60% 50% 40% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Pollen Index Moderate High Low Low Low 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 6
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 6km/h
WSW
SW 8km/h
SW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 36km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
W 8km/h
W
SW 11km/h
SW
E 12km/h
E
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 95% 79% 82% 64% 95% 79% 85% 73% 86% 71% 81% 67% 79% 72%
Dew Point 12°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 11°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 11°C

Parawa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 CST
sunrise
06:09 CST
sunset
18:12 CST
last light
18:37 CST
moon
rise
Thu 06:48 CST
set
Thu 19:12 CST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Parawa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 20
6.6°C 17°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
6.6°C 12°C 3.6mm
Mon
Sep 18
11.4°C 13.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
5.1°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 16
6.7°C 13.3°C 1.2mm

Parawa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
730.7mm
137.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
651.4mm
134 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
955.4mm
158 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.2mm
Jul 4
Lowest Temperature
3.8°C
Jun 1
Highest Temperature
38.1°C
Feb 8

Parawa Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
1.7°C
11th 2004
Average This Month
7.6°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
8.1°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.5°C
17th
Highest On Record
25.9°C
25th 2007
Average This Month
13.7°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
14.6°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
29.8mm
4th
Total This Month
52.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.3mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
204.6mm
2016
Driest On Record
37.2mm
2008
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