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31.13°S 138.40°E 141m AMSL

Leigh Creek Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 24°C
sunny

Now

12.7°C steady
Updated at 03:30 CDT

Flinders for Thursday Sunny. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.
Friday Sunny. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h shifting SW 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

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Temperature 12.7°C steady
Dew Point 4.7°C rising
Feels Like 6.5°C
Relative Humidity 58%
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SSW 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1017.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 CDT
Sunset sunset
19:28 CDT

Nearby Now

Woomera Ap 12.4°C
Roxby Downs Ap 13.4°C
Marree Ap 16.0°C
Port Augusta Ap 11.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
18°C

3pm

Clear
23°C

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 28°C 26°C 27°C 29°C 32°C 35°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 15°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
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 27
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 27km/h
SSW
SW 16km/h
SW
NE 8km/h
NE
W 22km/h
W
SSW 22km/h
SSW
SW 28km/h
SW
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
E 18km/h
E
SE 14km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
N 14km/h
N
Relative Humidity 47% 14% 21% 10% 41% 17% 37% 14% 30% 13% 22% 9% 14% 5%
Dew Point 1°C -6°C -5°C -6°C 4°C 0°C 0°C -3°C 0°C -2°C 0°C -4°C -3°C -10°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:12 CDT
sunrise
06:36 CDT
sunset
19:28 CDT
last light
19:52 CDT
moon
set
Thu 08:42 CDT
rise
Thu 22:34 CDT
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 16
20.2°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
16.2°C 34.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 14
14.1°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 13
19.6°C 33.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
14.3°C 32.7°C 0.0mm

Leigh Creek Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
196.9mm
41.2 Day(s)
Total For 2019
45.6mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
61.2mm
19 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

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.9°C
10th
Lowest On Record
2.5°C
13th 1987
Average This Month
14.9°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
12.6°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
43.0°C
29th 1990
Average This Month
30.9°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
27.2°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
17.4mm
3.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
60.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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