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Loxton Forecast

Today 43°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

39.1°C rising
Updated at 15:40 CDT

Murraylands for Saturday Very hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the eastern border late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning and early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 42.

Currently at Loxton

24-hour graph
Temperature 39.1°C rising
Dew Point 11.9°C rising
Feels Like 37.9°C
Relative Humidity 19%
Wind icon
S 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 38.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:21 CDT

Nearby Now

Renmark Ap 41.4°C
Murray Bridge Ap 30.5°C
Lameroo 35.7°C
Nuriootpa 32.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Loxton

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
42°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

Murraylands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Loxton 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 20
Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 43°C 41°C 34°C 34°C 35°C 38°C 41°C
Minimum 19°C 20°C 17°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 20% 5% 5% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 11
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 11km/h
SSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
SW 18km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
Relative Humidity 36% 11% 41% 15% 60% 20% 55% 15% 47% 15% 38% 15% 38% 14%
Dew Point 12°C 7°C 13°C 9°C 13°C 7°C 10°C 3°C 11°C 4°C 9°C 7°C 13°C 8°C

Loxton Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 CDT
sunrise
06:15 CDT
sunset
20:21 CDT
last light
20:50 CDT
moon
set
Sat 22:18 CDT
rise
Sun 09:47 CDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Karoonda Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
19°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
19.2°C 46°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
19.8°C 43.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
12.0°C 39.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
13.4°C 34.6°C 0.0mm

Karoonda Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
15.8mm
3.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
2.4mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
25.8mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.2mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
10.8°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
46.0°C
Jan 19

Karoonda Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
4.5°C
3rd 2017
Average This Month
14.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
14.3°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
21st 2006
Average This Month
31.2°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
31.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
13th
Total This Month
2.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.8mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
98.2mm
1941
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1917
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