Fairfax Media Network

Rapid Bay Weather


Parawa Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 9°C
possible_shower

Now

12.6°C falling
Updated at 12:40 CST

Mount Lofty Ranges for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers about the southern Fleurieu Peninsula, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.

Currently at Parawa

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C falling
Dew Point 7.7°C steady
Feels Like 11.6°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
WSW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Cape Willoughby 14.3°C
Noarlunga 15.6°C
Hindmarsh Is 17.1°C
Edithburgh 16.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Parawa

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower
14°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
11°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
10°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

Mount Lofty Ranges Weather Warnings

view all
SA - Thu 11:47 CST
Coastal Wind Warning for South Australian Waters.

SA - Thu 11:40 CST
Sheep Graziers Advice for South Australia. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

SA - Thu 11:38 CST
SA Flood Alert. The potential exists for flooding of rivers and streams.

South Australia Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Parawa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Possible shower

Showers

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 9°C 9°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 20% 60% 70% 40% 40%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
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 8
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 8km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
W 25km/h
W
S 10km/h
S
SSE 5km/h
SSE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
N 12km/h
N
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 82% 73% 88% 82% 81% 76% 88% 78% 91% 84% 91% 78% 88% 77%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 10°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 11°C

Parawa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:46 CST
sunrise
07:14 CST
sunset
17:14 CST
last light
17:42 CST
moon
rise
Thu 21:09 CST
set
Fri 11:11 CST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Parawa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
8.7°C - 17.4mm
Wed
May 25
10.4°C 13.1°C 9.4mm
Tue
May 24
11.4°C 16.0°C 0.6mm
Mon
May 23
9.3°C 15.2°C 15.0mm
Sun
May 22
14.4°C 17.0°C 0.0mm

Parawa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
260.0mm
58.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
287.0mm
65 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
251.4mm
54 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.8mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
8.4°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
33.5°C
Jan 10

Parawa Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.7°C
26th
Lowest On Record
1.8°C
27th 2000
Average This Month
11.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
9.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
25.7°C
9th 2013
Average This Month
16.1°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
15.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.4mm
10th
Total This Month
101.4mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
98.2mm
18.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
199.0mm
1999
Driest On Record
15.4mm
2005
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

12:53 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.

Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.

Will Australia have a bumper ski season?

05:24 EST

The Australian snow season is a fickle beast and this year will be no different, but there should be great joy in the end.