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Roxby Downs Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 17°C
clearing_shower

Now

11.1°C falling
Updated at 01:40 CST

NW Pastoral for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers south of Woomera, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Woomera later this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog south of Coober Pedy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm south of Coober Pedy in the morning and afternoon. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Roxby Downs Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.1°C falling
Dew Point 5.2°C rising
Feels Like 8.8°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
WSW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1015.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 CST
Sunset sunset
18:03 CST

Nearby Now

Woomera Ap 10.0°C
Marree Ap 9.2°C
Leigh Creek Ap 5.5°C
Tarcoola Ap 7.8°C

Next 12 hours in Roxby Downs

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Slight chance storm
5°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
14°C

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Roxby Downs 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Rain clearing

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 17°C 19°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 19°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 3°C 9°C 10°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 40% 5% 10% 50% 10% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 10km/h
SW
SW 12km/h
SW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
S 5km/h
S
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
NNE 25km/h
NNE
NNE 28km/h
NNE
NE 26km/h
NE
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NNE 21km/h
NNE
N 26km/h
N
N 12km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 73% 47% 61% 32% 50% 27% 48% 28% 46% 36% 59% 47% 69% 39%
Dew Point 7°C 6°C 4°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 8°C

Roxby Downs Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:22 CST
sunrise
06:46 CST
sunset
18:03 CST
last light
18:28 CST
moon
set
Thu 11:31 CST
rise
Fri 01:21 CST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Roxby Downs Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 24
3.6°C 20°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
2.7°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 22
3.5°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
1.2°C 18.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 20
1.8°C 17.6°C 0.0mm

Roxby Downs Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
101.4mm
26.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
61.8mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
118.0mm
30 Day(s)
Wettest Day
12.6mm
May 8
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
44.5°C
Jan 12

Roxby Downs Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-4.0°C
2nd 1999
Average This Month
4.5°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
5.4°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.7°C
17th
Highest On Record
33.0°C
23rd 2006
Average This Month
20.5°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
20.9°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
8.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
8.3mm
3.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
32.0mm
2003
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2002
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