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30.59°S 138.41°E 256m AMSL

Leigh Creek Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 40°C
sunny

Now

31.0°C falling
Updated at 23:10 CDT

NE Pastoral for Monday Very hot and mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms northeast of Moomba in the afternoon, more likely in the far northeast corner. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning S during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 36 to 42.
Tuesday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the far northeast in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast in the afternoon. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/SE in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 42.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.0°C falling
Dew Point 7.5°C falling
Feels Like 25.7°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
S 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 28.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:19 CDT

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 32.8°C
Roxby Downs Ap 31.1°C
Woomera Ap 29.0°C
Port Augusta Ap 23.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
28°C

3am

Clear
26°C

6am

Clear
24°C

9am

Clear
29°C

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29
Thu
Jan 30
Fri
Jan 31
Sat
Feb 1
Sun
Feb 2

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Hazy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 39°C 40°C 42°C 39°C 37°C 35°C 27°C
Minimum 22°C 24°C 26°C 29°C 27°C 27°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 30% 60% 90% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm
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 27
km/h
16
km/h
32
km/h
13
km/h
33
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
30
km/h
31
km/h
38
km/h
32
km/h
24
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
ESE 32km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
E 33km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 30km/h
NE
NE 31km/h
NE
NNE 38km/h
NNE
NNE 32km/h
NNE
NNW 24km/h
NNW
SSW 30km/h
SSW
SSW 26km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 27% 12% 25% 12% 16% 12% 27% 25% 49% 34% 53% 47% 73% 58%
Dew Point 8°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 3°C 6°C 13°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 15°C 16°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 CDT
sunrise
06:40 CDT
sunset
20:18 CDT
last light
20:45 CDT
moon
rise
Tue 09:22 CDT
set
Tue 22:33 CDT
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
Sun
Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16
moon
Mon
Feb 24

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 27
21.7°C 38°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 26
20.2°C 37.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 25
17.6°C 34.5°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 24
14.9°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 23
18.8°C 29.6°C 0.0mm

Leigh Creek Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
25.0mm
3.6 Day(s)
Total For 2020
6.2mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
1.4mm
1 Day(s)
Wettest Day
3.4mm
Jan 7
Lowest Temperature
14.1°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
44.9°C
Jan 9

Leigh Creek Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.1°C
21st
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
9th 1992
Average This Month
19.7°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
20.8°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
44.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
46.3°C
6th 2013
Average This Month
35.4°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
35.6°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.4mm
7th
Total This Month
6.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
25.0mm
3.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
86.8mm
2017
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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