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Lobethal Weather

(Christmas Lane, Lobethal, Australia)







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Last Updated at 8:18p 18/08/22.

Photos of Lobethal's weather





Sunset at Lobthal
Sunset Lobethal, SA, Australia.
This photo was taken from our backyard, Christmas Lane, Lobethal, SA, Australia.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection © Christmas Lane Photography 2016 - Circa 2016)




Lobethal, South Australia

Photos of Lobethal's Weather


Snow at Lobethal 1996
Snow at Lobethal 18th August 1996.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 1996)

Snow at Lobethal 1996
Snow at Lobethal 18th August 1996.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 1996)

Snow at Lobethal 1996
Snow at Lobethal 18th August 1996.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 1996)




Hail at Lobethal
Hail at Lobethal.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection)




Lobethal, located in the Adelaide Hills, about
40 km from Adelaide, SA, Australia, has a
generally mild, warm and temperate Mediterranean
Climate with an average rainfall of about 860mm.



During summer the temperature can reach the
mid-forties, but these hot days are usually followed
by mild (and sometimes cold) evenings. Frosts occur,
but are rarely extremely severe and snow has been
recorded on a few occasions.



The last heavy snowfall was
18th August 1996.




Flooding at Lobethal
Flooding at Lobethal.
Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection.





Frost at Lobethal
Our grandchildren Greg & Scott enjoy(?)
a frosty morning at Lobethal.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 2005)


Frost at Lobethal
Our grandchildren Greg & Scott enjoy(?)
a frosty morning at Lobethal
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 2005)



Frost at Lobethal 1996
Our grandchildren Greg & Scott enjoy(?)
a frosty morning at Lobethal
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 2005)






Flooding at Lobethal
Flooding at Lobethal.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa)


Rainbow at Lobethal
Rainbow at Lobethal
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection)



Hail storm at Lobethal
Hail storm at Lobethal.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 2005)



Snow at Lobethal Video

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Snow at Lobethal
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CUDLEE CREEK FIRE
(December 2019)

The Cudlee Creek bushfire started on 20 December 2019 shortly after 9am.
The fire hit many towns throughout the Adelaide Hills that day including Lobethal at 12.05pm, Woodside at 12.50pm, Brukunga at 2.45pm, Harrogate area at 6.31pm, and Mount Torrens at 7.23pm.
More than 2000 volunteers responded, and although the main charge of the fire was pulled up within 24 hours, breakouts and flare-ups continued for a further 10 days.
Fire cause investigators suspect the cause to be related to power infrastructure.
The fire resulted in the loss of one life and 51 firefighter injuries.
The fire was finally declared safe on 3 January 2020.
Although 85 homes were lost, hundreds were successfully defended as the fire consumed 23,295 hectares.

Source Bushfire History - CFS

Lobethal fire map
The township of Lobethal was quickly surrounded by the fire and was only saved by the efforts of the CFS and other volunteers.
The fire raced up the western edge of the town, then, later, burnt around the southern edge and then the eastern side.
Many homes and other buildings were destroyed.
We were lucky that our home our home was not affected, the entire town could have been lost if not for the efforts of the many volunteers.

Many thanks to all those volunteers,
Peg & Bill.


The following photos were taken from our home 20-12-2019


Lobethal Fire 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection 2019)

Fire at Lobethal 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection 2019)

Fire at Lobethal 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 1996.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 1996)




Lobethal Fire 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection 2019)

Fire at Lobethal 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection 2019)

Fire at Lobethal 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 1996.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 1996)





Lobethal Fire 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection 2019)

Fire at Lobethal 2019
Fire at Lobethal
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection 2019)

Lobethal sunset following the Fire 2019
Lobethal sunset following the Fire 2019
20th December 2019.
(Photo Peg & Bill Chartres' collection Circa 1996)






[Readings correct as at 8:18p 18/08/22]

Temperature 7.8º C
Wind Chill 6.8º C
Wind W at  0.0km/hr
Today's Rain
(Daily Rainfall measured from 12:00am)
11.0  mm
Year's Rain
(to date)
618.0 mm
Barometer
(Corrected sea-level barometric pressure )
760.8  mm (&   Rising Rapidly)
Humidity 90%
Dewpoint 6.3º C
Current Moon Phase
Last Quarter  

Crescent
refers to the phases where the moon is less than half illuminated.
Gibbous
refers to phases where the moon is more than half illuminated.
Waxing
means "growing" or expanding in illumination, and
Waning
means "shrinking" or decreasing in illumination.

WEATHER OUTLOOK

Partly cloudy and cooler.

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Highs and Lows


High Temperature14.6ºC at 12:32a
Low Temperature7.7ºC at 7:09p
Low Wind Chill6.7ºC
High Wind Speed 38.6km/hr W at 4:56a
High Humidity 96 % at 6:50a
Low Humidity 51% at 12:27a
High Dewpoint 10.6ºC at 3:11a
Low Dewpoint 3.9ºC at 1:07a
Sunrise 6:39a
Sunset 5:33p




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