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Leigh Creek Forecast

Today 39°C
Tonight 26°C
thunderstorms

Now

33.0°C steady
Updated at 17:00 CDT

NE Pastoral for Thursday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about the Gammon Ranges, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Rain heavy at times south of Leigh Creek later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.0°C steady
Dew Point 19.8°C falling
Feels Like 34.9°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
ESE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1001.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:22 CDT

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 43.1°C
Roxby Downs Ap 42.1°C
Woomera Ap 40.8°C
Port Augusta Ap 38.1°C

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

6pm

Chance shower or storm
38°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
35°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
31°C

3am

Shower. Chance storm
28°C

NE Pastoral Weather Warnings

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SA - Thu 16:32 CDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Heavy Rain/Damaging Winds) for E Eyre Peninsula, Yorke Peninsula, Flinders, Mid N, W Coast & NW/NE Pastoral

National Forecast

Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 39°C 34°C 36°C 38°C 42°C 36°C 32°C
Minimum 27°C 26°C 21°C 23°C 26°C 25°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 5%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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
23
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 20km/h
ENE
N 23km/h
N
WNW 16km/h
WNW
SW 24km/h
SW
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 16km/h
NE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
S 26km/h
S
S 25km/h
S
SE 34km/h
SE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 42% 35% 70% 48% 47% 35% 33% 27% 29% 25% 57% 40% 39% 24%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 14°C 18°C 11°C 16°C 13°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 8°C 9°C

Leigh Creek 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
06:06 CDT
sunrise
06:33 CDT
sunset
20:22 CDT
last light
20:48 CDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:48 CDT
set
Fri 13:44 CDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
28.2°C 41°C 1.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
27.6°C 40.1°C 4.2mm
Tue
Jan 17
20.9°C 44.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
19.0°C 40.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
19.3°C 36.2°C 0.2mm

Leigh Creek Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
20.3mm
3.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
5.4mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
5.2mm
2 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.2mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
15.4°C
Jan 14
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 17

Leigh Creek Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.4°C
14th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
9th 1992
Average This Month
23.2°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.0°C
17th
Highest On Record
46.3°C
6th 2013
Average This Month
38.5°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
18th
Total This Month
5.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
20.3mm
3.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
80.1mm
1984
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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