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Whyalla Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.7°C steady
Updated at 04:40 CST

NW Pastoral for Friday Sunny. Areas of frost. Patchy fog, most likely in the southwest. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Whyalla Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.7°C steady
Dew Point 5.2°C steady
Feels Like 4.5°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
NW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1021.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 CST
Sunset sunset
17:53 CST

Nearby Now

Port Augusta Ap 5.5°C
Cleve Ap 7.5°C
Kadina 10.7°C

Next 12 hours in Whyalla

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

9am

Clear
11°C

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

3pm

Mostly clear
16°C

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National Forecast

Whyalla 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 5°C 4°C 4°C 8°C 6°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 90% 20% 40% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
26
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
35
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction W 17km/h
W
SSW 26km/h
SSW
S 4km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
NE 20km/h
NE
NNE 35km/h
NNE
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SW 31km/h
SW
NW 13km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
ENE 6km/h
ENE
S 16km/h
S
Relative Humidity 66% 46% 75% 43% 58% 48% 79% 57% 82% 51% 83% 48% 75% 44%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 4°C 8°C 11°C 11°C 9°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 6°C

Whyalla Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:30 CST
sunrise
06:55 CST
sunset
17:53 CST
last light
18:18 CST
moon
set
Fri 14:11 CST
rise
Sat 04:32 CST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Whyalla Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
7.9°C 19°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
9.4°C 20°C 5.2mm
Tue
Aug 15
15°C 20.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
13°C 23°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
5.4°C 24°C 0.0mm

Whyalla Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
178.0mm
52.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
152.6mm
40 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
191.3mm
40 Day(s)
Wettest Day
36.0mm
Apr 20
Lowest Temperature
-1.4°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
43.6°C
Jan 17

Whyalla Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-2.0°C
3rd 2014
Average This Month
7.3°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
5.9°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
32.0°C
30th 2007
Average This Month
19.4°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.2mm
16th
Total This Month
9.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
22.1mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
50.7mm
1985
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2006
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