North West Pastoral District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 5:40 am CST on Wednesday 24 July 2024.

Weather Situation

A high over eastern Australia maintains a broad north to northwesterly airstream over the state. A cold front will cross SA on Wednesday and early Thursday, followed by a weaker front on Friday. A ridge will start establishing itself over southern Australia this weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the far west, medium chance elsewhere. Winds north to northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h turning west to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 27.

Sun protection 10:40am to 2:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Windy. Becoming cloudy. Coober Pedy 26
Windy. Partly cloudy. Roxby Downs 25
Windy. Becoming cloudy. Woomera 24
Mostly sunny. Pukatja/Ernabella 23
Windy. Partly cloudy. Marla 27
Rain increasing. Wind easing. Oak Valley 22
Shower or two. Windy. Tarcoola 26

Thursday 25 July

Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Patches of frost and the chance of fog in the far west in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

Friday 26 July

Mostly sunny. Patches of morning frost. Slight chance of a shower north of Marla, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 20.

Saturday 27 July

Mostly sunny. Patches of morning frost in the far west. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending southeast to southwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 22.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:25 pm CST Wednesday.

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