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31.13°S 138.40°E 141m AMSL

Leigh Creek Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 32°C
sunny

Now

18.6°C falling
Updated at 02:50 CDT

Flinders for Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 32.
Saturday Sunny. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.6°C falling
Dew Point 5.1°C falling
Feels Like 12.1°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
SSW 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:13 CDT

Nearby Now

Woomera Ap 15.7°C
Roxby Downs Ap 18.3°C
Marree Ap 21.2°C
Port Augusta Ap 15.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
16°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17
Wed
Dec 18
Thu
Dec 19

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 35°C 38°C 42°C 43°C 45°C 45°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 18°C 21°C 26°C 28°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20%
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 19
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
29
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 19km/h
SSE
SW 23km/h
SW
SE 18km/h
SE
SSW 16km/h
SSW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
WNW 16km/h
WNW
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SW 10km/h
SW
E 29km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 21km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NE 16km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 28% 9% 28% 12% 20% 9% 13% 6% 10% 6% 10% 5% 14% 5%
Dew Point 3°C -5°C 5°C 1°C 4°C 0°C 0°C -3°C -1°C -2°C 1°C -3°C 6°C -3°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:40 CDT
sunrise
06:07 CDT
sunset
20:13 CDT
last light
20:41 CDT
moon
set
Fri 06:47 CDT
rise
Fri 21:15 CDT
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26
moon
Fri
Jan 3
moon
Sat
Jan 11

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 12
18.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 11
18.4°C 37.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
20.9°C 39.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
20.1°C 42.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
19.8°C 39.4°C 0.0mm

Leigh Creek Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
239.7mm
49.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
49.6mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
86.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
15.2mm
Mar 25
Lowest Temperature
-0.6°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
46.9°C
Jan 24

Leigh Creek Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
10th 1990
Average This Month
16.7°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
45.4°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
33.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
33.3°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
23.9mm
4.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
157.0mm
1988
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1984
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