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Arkaroola Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 15°C
mostly_sunny

Now

8.6°C steady
Updated at 01:40 CST

NE Pastoral for Thursday Mostly sunny. Patchy fog and light frost south of Yunta in the early morning. Slight chance of a shower south of Yunta. Winds southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.
Friday Sunny. Areas of morning frost east of Leigh Creek. Patchy morning fog south of Yunta. Light winds becoming east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C steady
Dew Point 8.2°C rising
Feels Like 5.0°C
Relative Humidity 97%
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SSW 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1024.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 CST
Sunset sunset
17:22 CST

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 10.6°C
Moomba Ap 9.4°C
Fowlers Gap 11.1°C
Tibooburra Ap 11.8°C

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
13°C

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National Forecast

Arkaroola 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 15°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum 3°C 1°C 0°C 0°C 3°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 10% 20% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate High High Moderate Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 25
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 25km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
E 9km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
N 16km/h
N
NNW 28km/h
NNW
W 22km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
W 17km/h
W
WSW 17km/h
WSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 62% 78% 60% 79% 46% 58% 40% 62% 42% 69% 45% 69% 48%
Dew Point 4°C 8°C 3°C 7°C 3°C 4°C 0°C 4°C 0°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 2°C 4°C

Arkaroola Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:43 CST
sunrise
07:10 CST
sunset
17:22 CST
last light
17:49 CST
moon
rise
Thu 11:06 CST
set
Thu 22:57 CST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Arkaroola Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
9.7°C 12°C 4.8mm
Tue
Jun 27
9.5°C 15°C 2.8mm
Mon
Jun 26
- 16.1°C -
Sun
Jun 25
2.0°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
5.8°C 22.2°C 0.0mm

Arkaroola Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
150.8mm
16.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
115.5mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
130.6mm
38 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
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.4°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
30th 2002
Average This Month
2.7°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
4.5°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
22.2°C
24th
Highest On Record
27.2°C
3rd 1996
Average This Month
17.6°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
28th
Total This Month
7.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.7mm
3.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
138.0mm
1967
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1940
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