Leigh Creek Weather


30.59°S 138.41°E 256m AMSL

Leigh Creek Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 37°C
sunny

Now

21.8°C rising
Updated at 04:40 CDT

NE Pastoral for Saturday Very hot and sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E/NE during the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 41.

Currently at Leigh Creek Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C rising
Dew Point -0.2°C rising
Feels Like 16.9°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
ESE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1014.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 16.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 CDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 CDT

Nearby Now

Marree Ap 18.7°C
Roxby Downs Ap 18.9°C
Woomera Ap 16.5°C
Port Augusta Ap 16.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Leigh Creek

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
18°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Clear
36°C

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Leigh Creek 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 37°C 41°C 43°C 39°C 36°C 32°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 19°C 17°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 20% 10% 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 22
km/h
14
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 22km/h
E
NW 14km/h
NW
ENE 27km/h
ENE
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NE 19km/h
NE
NW 17km/h
NW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SW 25km/h
SW
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSW 26km/h
SSW
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSW 24km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 20% 8% 10% 5% 6% 5% 25% 10% 22% 11% 32% 16% 33% 12%
Dew Point 2°C -3°C -2°C -6°C -8°C -4°C 8°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 6°C 3°C 4°C -2°C

Leigh Creek Sun & Moon Times

Saturday 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
06:06 CDT
sunset
20:09 CDT
last light
20:36 CDT
moon
rise
Sat 15:27 CDT
set
Sun 03:33 CDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Leigh Creek Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 6
17.8°C 34°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 5
13.4°C 36.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 4
15.0°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
12.2°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 2
13.2°C 26.0°C 0.2mm

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

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.0°C
10th 1990
Average This Month
13.9°C
-4.8°C
Long-term Average
18.7°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.1°C
5th
Highest On Record
45.4°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
30.4°C
-2.9°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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