North West Pastoral District Forecast

View the current warnings for South Australia

Forecast issued at 4:44 pm CST on Tuesday 16 July 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system 1030 hPa over the Bight will move slowly east to northeastwards over the north of South Australia on Wednesday and Thursday. A cold front will move across the far south of the State on Wednesday, with another doing likewise on Thursday. A more significant front will move across the State on the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog south of Coober Pedy later tonight. Light winds.

Wednesday 17 July

Areas of morning frost west of Coober Pedy. Areas of morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 6 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 19.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloud clearing. Coober Pedy 4 17
Partly cloudy. Roxby Downs 5 17
Cloudy. Woomera 7 16
Mostly sunny. Pukatja/Ernabella 2 19
Mostly sunny. Marla 3 18
Morning frost. Sunny. Oak Valley 0 16
Partly cloudy. Tarcoola 4 17

Thursday 18 July

Sunny. Areas of fog and frost south of Coober Pedy in the early morning. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 23.

Friday 19 July

Sunny. Areas of morning frost south of Coober Pedy. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Saturday 20 July

Sunny. Winds northerly 30 to 45 km/h shifting southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 28.

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

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