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Leigh Creek Forecast

Today 43°C
Tonight 23°C
sunny

Now

39.6°C falling
Updated at 12:50 CDT

NE Pastoral for Monday Very hot and mostly sunny. Areas of raised dust from late morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

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Temperature 39.6°C falling
Dew Point -9.9°C falling
Feels Like 34.8°C
Relative Humidity 4%
Wind icon
W 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 51.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 CDT

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 41.4°C
Roxby Downs Ap 39.1°C
Woomera Ap 33.5°C
Port Augusta Ap 26.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
43°C

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
28°C

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 43°C 40°C 39°C 33°C 31°C 31°C 35°C
Minimum 25°C 23°C 22°C 20°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 30% 30% 5% 5% 5%
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 18
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NE 18km/h
NE
NW 16km/h
NW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SW 15km/h
SW
SE 20km/h
SE
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SE 30km/h
SE
SSW 21km/h
SSW
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SW 24km/h
SW
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SW 21km/h
SW
E 12km/h
E
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 5% 5% 28% 10% 18% 10% 26% 16% 27% 10% 29% 12% 27% 12%
Dew Point -9°C -4°C 8°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 1°C -4°C 3°C -1°C 4°C 1°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:39 CDT
sunrise
06:07 CDT
sunset
20:10 CDT
last light
20:38 CDT
moon
rise
Mon 17:17 CDT
set
Tue 04:38 CDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 9
20.1°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
19.8°C 39.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 7
19.5°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 6
17.8°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 5
13.4°C 36.1°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
84.0mm
23 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
15.9°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
45.4°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
32.3°C
-1.0°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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