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Leigh Creek Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 42°C
windy

Now

24.6°C rising
Updated at 01:20 CDT

NE Pastoral for Wednesday Very hot and sunny. Areas of raised dust south of Leigh Creek in the late afternoon and evening. Winds E/NE and light tending N/NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 40s.
Thursday Very hot and mostly sunny. Areas of raised dust. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far northeast in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h shifting S/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to 23 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 44.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C rising
Dew Point -6.7°C rising
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 12%
Wind icon
ESE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 21.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 CDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 CDT

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 27.1°C
Roxby Downs Ap 27.9°C
Woomera Ap 29.6°C
Port Augusta Ap 21.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Clear
23°C

9am

Clear
35°C

12pm

Clear. Windy
39°C

NE Pastoral Weather Warnings

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SA - Tue 16:26 CDT
Fire Weather Warning for all districts

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Nov 20
Thu
Nov 21
Fri
Nov 22
Sat
Nov 23
Sun
Nov 24
Mon
Nov 25
Tue
Nov 26

Windy

Hazy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 33°C 31°C 31°C 33°C 36°C 28°C
Minimum 23°C 26°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 26
km/h
40
km/h
23
km/h
37
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction NE 26km/h
NE
NNE 40km/h
NNE
WSW 23km/h
WSW
SW 37km/h
SW
S 22km/h
S
SW 22km/h
SW
S 21km/h
S
SW 24km/h
SW
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SW 16km/h
SW
ENE 24km/h
ENE
NW 24km/h
NW
S 27km/h
S
SSW 28km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 8% 5% 21% 24% 34% 12% 22% 10% 26% 10% 14% 9% 37% 18%
Dew Point -4°C -5°C 6°C 10°C 6°C -1°C 0°C -4°C 4°C -2°C -2°C -2°C 6°C 2°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:43 CDT
sunrise
06:09 CDT
sunset
19:55 CDT
last light
20:21 CDT
moon
rise
Wed 01:55 CDT
set
Wed 12:59 CDT
moon
Wed
Nov 27
moon
Wed
Dec 4
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Nov 19
17.2°C 39°C 0.0mm
Mon
Nov 18
13.4°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 17
12.5°C 30.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 16
14.7°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 15
12.5°C 31.2°C -

Leigh Creek Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
215.8mm
45.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
49.4mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
80.0mm
21 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
6.1°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
13.3°C
-3.0°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
45.2°C
18th 2009
Average This Month
29.4°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
30.9°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
3rd
Total This Month
3.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
18.9mm
4.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
76.0mm
2009
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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