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Arkaroola Forecast

Tonight 2°C
Tomorrow 20°C
sunny

Now

12.3°C falling
Updated at 23:10 CST

NE Pastoral for Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower south of Yunta late morning and afternoon. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Friday Sunny. Winds SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

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Temperature 12.3°C falling
Dew Point 2.5°C steady
Feels Like 10.1°C
Relative Humidity 51%
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SSW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1020.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 CST
Sunset sunset
17:49 CST

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 9.6°C
Moomba Ap 12.9°C
Fowlers Gap 13.7°C
Tibooburra Ap 14.6°C

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
10°C

3am

Clear
6°C

6am

Clear
4°C

9am

Clear
10°C

NE Pastoral Weather Warnings

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SA - Thu 23:05 CST
Sheep Graziers Advice for South Australia. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected, possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

National Forecast

Arkaroola 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Sunny

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 21°C 20°C 17°C 17°C 21°C 22°C 20°C
Minimum 5°C 2°C 1°C -1°C 5°C 2°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 90% 10% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate High High Slight Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
33
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction W 20km/h
W
WNW 33km/h
WNW
SW 21km/h
SW
SSW 20km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 26km/h
NNE
W 25km/h
W
WSW 27km/h
WSW
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SW 11km/h
SW
S 9km/h
S
SSE 9km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 36% 26% 52% 27% 60% 36% 42% 31% 60% 44% 62% 36% 58% 37%
Dew Point -2°C 1°C -1°C 1°C 0°C 2°C -4°C 0°C 4°C 9°C 3°C 6°C 4°C 5°C

Arkaroola 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
06:20 CST
sunrise
06:45 CST
sunset
17:49 CST
last light
18:14 CST
moon
rise
Fri 03:19 CST
set
Fri 14:09 CST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Arkaroola Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
8°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
13°C 21°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 15
- 31°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
- 31°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
3.5°C 27°C 0.0mm

Arkaroola Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
179.9mm
23.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
147.5mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
151.4mm
49 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.2mm
Jan 25
Lowest Temperature
-5.4°C
Jun 4
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Feb 11

Arkaroola Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.5°C
8th
Lowest On Record
-4.3°C
11th 1994
Average This Month
5.8°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
4.6°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
31.8°C
24th 1995
Average This Month
21.3°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
19.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
17.3mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.3mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
72.3mm
1973
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1940
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