Fairfax Media Network

Galga Weather


Loxton Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 16°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.8°C rising
Updated at 10:20 CDT

Murraylands for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain in the southwest this morning. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Loxton

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.8°C rising
Dew Point 12.6°C rising
Feels Like 22.8°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
SSW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 7.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:13 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:22 CDT

Nearby Now

Murray Bridge Ap 19.2°C
Renmark Ap 23.8°C
Lameroo 19.3°C
Nuriootpa 18.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Loxton

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Murraylands Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Loxton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 36°C 28°C 30°C 36°C 38°C 28°C
Minimum 17°C 16°C 18°C 12°C 14°C 18°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 30% 5% 40% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 20
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction S 20km/h
S
S 22km/h
S
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SW 23km/h
SW
SW 27km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
NW 18km/h
NW
SW 23km/h
SW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 56% 29% 34% 21% 67% 38% 55% 25% 46% 22% 42% 26% 63% 34%
Dew Point 13°C 10°C 5°C 9°C 15°C 12°C 8°C 7°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 10°C

Loxton Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 CDT
sunrise
06:13 CDT
sunset
20:22 CDT
last light
20:51 CDT
moon
set
Wed 11:49 CDT
rise
Thu 00:04 CDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Karoonda Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
15°C - -
Tue
Jan 17
- 42°C -
Mon
Jan 16
11.5°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
12.1°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
14.0°C 23.6°C 6.2mm

Karoonda Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
14.6mm
3.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
11.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
4.5°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
42.0°C
Jan 17

Karoonda Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
6.4°C
18th 2004
Average This Month
13.7°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
31.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
31.6°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
14th
Total This Month
11.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.6mm
3.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
98.2mm
1941
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1917
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Water sports ramp up on Central Australian cattle station after heavy rainfall

10:19 EDT

Being able to enjoy water sports on an outback cattle station is not something that happens very often, especially in the desert.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to hit state's south over next four days

10:11 EDT

Heatwave conditions are set to scorch southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.

Boulia shire enjoys a long-awaited start to wet season

09:30 EDT

The Queensland channel country town of Boulia enjoyed some good rain at last in 2016 with the Bureau of Meteorology recording five times the 2015 rainfall.