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Port Augusta North (32.709°S, 137.7078°E, 118m AMSL) set as my default location ›

  1. My MLA

  2. Current condition

    TODAY
    Mostly sunny 19°
    mostly sunny
    Chance of rain: 20%
    Likely amount: < 1mm
    First
    light
    Sunrise Sunset Last light
    Sunrise Sunset
    6:26am CST 6:51am CST 5:54pm CST 6:19pm CST
    NOW
    16.8° Feels Like: 12.5°
    Relative Humidity: 48%
    Dew: 5.7°
    Wind: SW 17km/h
    Gust: SW 17km/h
    Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
    Pressure: 1033.7hPa
  3. Today Weather

    Port Augusta North
    Now
    15.9°c
    Feels Like:
    10.2°
    Wind:
    W 24km/h
    Gusts:
    28km/h
    Humidity:
    50%
    Mostly sunny
     
    Min
    19°
    Max
    Today in Port Augusta North
    Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost north of Hawker. The chance of morning fog south of Hawker. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 18.
    Tomorrow
    Mostly sunny
    Min
    19°
    Max
    Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. The chance of morning fog west of the ranges. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.
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  6. Warnings

    There are no current warnings for Port Augusta North

  7. Next 48 Hours


    Next 48 Hours


  8. 7 day forecast

    Today: Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost north of Hawker. The chance of morning fog south of Hawker. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 18.

    Forecast for Port Augusta North (32.709°S, 137.7078°E, 118m AMSL)
      Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon
    Summary Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny Mostly sunny
    Minimum
    Maximum 19° 19° 19° 23° 21° 18° 17°
    Chance of rain 20% 20% 10% 5% 10% 50% 20%
    Likely amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
    UV index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate - - -
    Frost risk Moderate Nil Nil Slight Nil Slight Slight
      9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
    Wind speed 10
    (km/h)
    22
    (km/h)
    12
    (km/h)
    24
    (km/h)
    11
    (km/h)
    21
    (km/h)
    13
    (km/h)
    27
    (km/h)
    19
    (km/h)
    26
    (km/h)
    14
    (km/h)
    27
    (km/h)
    10
    (km/h)
    24
    (km/h)
    Wind direction NNW WSW WSW SSW SSW S NNE NNW N WNW WSW SSW S SSW
    Relative humidity 78% 39% 77% 50% 80% 49% 67% 27% 48% 30% 65% 42% 68% 38%
    Dew point 6°C 5°C 8°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 6°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 3°C
  9. 28 Day Rainfall forecast

    Port Augusta North Rain Forecast


    Port Augusta North 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    21
    22
    23
    24
    25
    26
    LOW
    27
    28
    29
    LOW
    30
    LOW
    31
    LOW
    Sep 1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    8
    LOW
    9
    10
    11
    12
    13
    LOW
    14
    LOW
    15
    16
    17
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug20

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are three main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the southwest Indian Ocean, and New Zealand.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 25 August to 29 August, 6 September to 10 September, and 18 September to 22 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 25 August to 29 August, 29 August to 2 September, and 11 September to 15 September. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 25 August to 29 August, 31 August to 4 September, and 18 September to 22 September.

  10. 12 Month Rainfall Forecast

    Port Augusta North Rain Forecast


    Port Augusta North 12-month Rainfall Forecast
    Aug
    Sep
    Oct
    Nov
    Dec
    Jan
    Feb
    Mar
    Apr
    May
    Jun
    Jul
    2019
    2020
    5
    5
    6
    5
    6
    7
    6
    7
    6
    5
    9
    5
    10
    5
    0
    1
    2 - 3
    4 - 7
    8 - 9
    10
    Well below normal
    Below normal
    Near normal
    Above normal
    Well above normal

    Issue Notes - Issued Aug 8

    ENSO status: Neutral IOD status: Positive Sea surface temperatures (SST's) continued a cooling trend over the central Pacific during July. The Nino3.4 index lingered at about 0.5 through the month of July. The Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) recorded a value of -5.6 in July, which is now in neutral territory. Current consensus suggests warmer than average SSTs will remain across the equatorial Pacific Ocean through the austral spring, but well within neutral values. Although, six out of eight international models maintain a warmer than average Pacific Ocean through the remainder of 2019, none of these are reaching El Nino thresholds during the 2019/2020 summer. Moreover, the IRI ENSO forecast suggests less than 50% of another El Nino developing over the next 12 months. On the other hand, the Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) remains strongly positive. Six out of six international models maintain a positive event until mid-spring. The climate outlook for the four weeks left in winter and spring, favours average-to-below average rainfall across the southern half of Australia, in particular over the eastern half of the continent. During Positive IODs, central and southeastern Australia tend to see a reduction in rainfall during the end of winter and the first half of spring due to a reduction of moisture streaming from the northwest. SST's along the eastern seaboard remain significantly warmer than average (especially off NSW) maintaining a high risk of extreme weather events such as East Coast Lows (ECLs). These can bring intense periods of rainfall east of the Great Dividing Range, leading to flash flooding.

  11. Long range rainfall forecast

    Port Augusta North Rain Forecast


    Port Augusta North 28-day Rainfall Forecast
    SUN
    MON
    TUE
    WED
    THU
    FRI
    SAT
    20
    21
    22
    23
    24
    25
    26
    LOW
    27
    28
    29
    LOW
    30
    LOW
    31
    LOW
    Sep 1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    6
    7
    8
    LOW
    9
    10
    11
    12
    13
    LOW
    14
    LOW
    15
    16
    17
    LOW
    CHANCE OF RAINFALL WITHIN DISTRICT
    NIL < 25%
    LOW 25% to 50%
    MEDIUM 50% to 75%
    HIGH ≥ 75%
    Issued Aug20

    Issue Notes

    The hemispheric long wave pattern has remained stable in recent weeks. There are three main troughs. Currently the most significant troughs are near the longitudes of South Africa, the southwest Indian Ocean, and New Zealand.

    Summary:

    Over southern and eastern Australia the cold front events with potential to bring widespread rain are now expected about 25 August to 29 August, 6 September to 10 September, and 18 September to 22 September. Rain events originating in the tropics and moving south are possible about 25 August to 29 August, 29 August to 2 September, and 11 September to 15 September. Over Western Australia the strongest cold fronts should occur about 25 August to 29 August, 31 August to 4 September, and 18 September to 22 September.

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  13. Past 5 Days

    Port Augusta North Past 5 Days

    This Month
    Minimum Maximum Rainfall
    Friday
    Aug 16
    11.7 °C 18.7 °C
    0.0 mm
    Saturday
    Aug 17
    7.6 °C 25.6 °C
    0.0 mm
    Sunday
    Aug 18
    10.5 °C 18.4 °C
    0.0 mm
    Monday
    Aug 19
    4.1 °C 15.6 °C
    0.4 mm
    Tuesday
    Aug 20
    4.1 °C -
    0.0 mm
    Legend
  14. Almanac

    Almanac


    Port Augusta North minimum temp history (32.709°S, 137.7078°E, 118m AMSL)
    MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE
    Hottest this month 25.6° 17/08/2019 Coldest this month 0.2° 02/08/2019
    Hottest on record 32.8 30/08/2007 Coldest on record -4.5 03/08/2014
    Hottest this year 49.5° 24/01/2019 Coldest this year -0.4° 02/07/2019
    Long term average 20.1° Long term average 5.3°
    Average this month 18.8° Average this month 4.7°
    Hottest August On Record Avg. max. temp. 22.0° 2007 Coldest August on record Avg. min. temp. 3.0° 2014
    Port Augusta North rainfall history (32.709°S, 137.7078°E, 118m AMSL)
    RAINFALL
    Wettest This Month 2.6mm 08/08/2019 Total This Month 5.8mm
    4.0 days
    Long Term Average 15.9mm 8.1 days Wettest August on record 40.0mm 2007
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  16. Year to Date

    Port Augusta North Year To Date

    Average Rainfall To Aug 149.9mm 54.3 day(s)
    Total For 2019 97.2mm 40.0 day(s)
    Total To This Day 2018 70.4mm 27.0 day(s)
    Wettest Day 31.6mm Jun12
    Lowest Temperature -0.4°C Jul 2
    Highest Temperature 49.5°C Jan24
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  18. Climatology

    Port Augusta North Climatology

    Long-Term Averages
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Ann
    Mean Max (°C) 34.2 33.2 30.5 26.6 21.7 17.9 17.7 20.1 23.9 27.2 30.4 32.1 26.3
    Mean Min (°C) 19.5 18.8 16.6 13.0 8.8 6.2 4.7 5.3 8.4 11.7 15.5 17.2 12.1
    Mean Rain (mm) 14.8 17.4 16.4 23.3 17.4 26.9 17.8 15.9 19.9 16.4 19.7 26.8 232.2
    Mean Rain Days 3.6 3.2 3.6 4.6 7.4 12.0 11.8 8.1 6.6 5.3 5.8 4.7 71.4