Flinders District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Sunday 11 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system south of the Bight will move northeastwards to be centred over the east of South Australia early Monday, and then near the east coast of Australia early Tuesday. A low pressure system is expected to move to the west of the Bight later Monday, and then extend southeastwards to be centred south of Tasmania on Wednesday. An associated low pressure trough is expected in the west of South Australia early Tuesday and will move steadily eastwards to be east of the State early Wednesday. A ridge of high pressure is then expected to persist over the State through the remainder of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly in the evening.

Monday 12 April

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost south of Hawker. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h turning northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:30am to 3:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Hawker 7 21
Mostly sunny. Port Augusta 9 24
Mostly sunny. Orroroo 3 20

Tuesday 13 April

Partly cloudy. Possible areas of raised dust south of Hawker in the afternoon and evening. Winds northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h turning north to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Wednesday 14 April

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning south to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Thursday 15 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds southerly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 24.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:40 am CST Monday.

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