Mount Lofty Ranges District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:25 pm CST on Thursday 22 June 2017.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system centred over the southeast of the continent is expected to move slowly northeastwards over the next few days. Showers and patchy rain associated with an upper level trough over WA will extending over the south of the State during Friday and Saturday then over the west and north from Sunday. A weak low pressure trough will move across South Australia from the west during Saturday. Another high pressure system will develop to the southwest of WA early next week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Clear. Light winds.

Friday 23 June

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost near the Barossa Valley in the early morning. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to northwesterly in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 18.

Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early frost. Partly cloudy. Nuriootpa 1 17
Partly cloudy. Victor Harbor 5 18
Partly cloudy. Mount Barker 5 17
Partly cloudy. Parawa 8 14
Partly cloudy. Stirling 5 15
Partly cloudy. Strathalbyn 5 18

Saturday 24 June

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

Sunday 25 June

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the morning, less likely in the south. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Monday 26 June

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

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

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