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Roxby Downs Forecast

Today 45°C
Tonight 26°C
sunny

Now

45.6°C rising
Updated at 17:30 CDT

NW Pastoral for Saturday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower south of Woomera during the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE in the early afternoon then tending SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 39 to 45.

Currently at Roxby Downs Ap

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Temperature 45.6°C rising
Dew Point -2.9°C rising
Feels Like 40.7°C
Relative Humidity 5%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1004.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 77.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:28 CDT

Nearby Now

Woomera Ap 44.2°C
Marree Ap 44.5°C
Leigh Creek Ap 44.1°C
Tarcoola Ap 43.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Roxby Downs

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
45°C

9pm

Mostly clear
39°C

12am

Mostly clear
34°C

3am

Clear
30°C

NW Pastoral Weather Warnings

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SA - Sat 16:12 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for the North West Pastoral and Flinders Forecast Districts

SA - Sat 15:57 CDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning (Damaging Winds) for Flinders, Mid North and North West Pastoral

National Forecast

Roxby Downs 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

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 45°C 46°C 41°C 39°C 41°C 43°C 45°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 24°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 10% 5% 5% 5% 5%
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 7
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
24
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction N 7km/h
N
E 7km/h
E
SSE 11km/h
SSE
WSW 11km/h
WSW
S 27km/h
S
SSW 24km/h
SSW
S 28km/h
S
SSW 23km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 15% 7% 26% 7% 42% 17% 43% 12% 35% 12% 28% 11% 22% 11%
Dew Point 5°C 2°C 11°C 2°C 14°C 11°C 12°C 4°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 8°C 8°C

Roxby Downs Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:13 CDT
sunrise
06:40 CDT
sunset
20:27 CDT
last light
20:54 CDT
moon
set
Sat 22:29 CDT
rise
Sun 10:06 CDT
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Roxby Downs Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
23°C 45°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
26.3°C 45°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
24.8°C 44.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
24.8°C 41.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
23.3°C 38.2°C 0.0mm

Roxby Downs Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
13.6mm
2.7 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
31.4mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.2mm
Jan 13
Lowest Temperature
16.3°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
46.1°C
Jan 7

Roxby Downs Ap Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.3°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
11.5°C
3rd 2009
Average This Month
20.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
21.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
46.1°C
7th
Highest On Record
48.5°C
25th 2011
Average This Month
38.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
37.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
13th
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.6mm
2.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
70.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2009
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