Weather in the park
Further down there is a link to the website of the Bureau of Meteorology(BOM) which provides a means of checking current and recent weather conditions near the Park. The most relevant weather stations are Leigh Creek and Arkaroola. Other sections of the BOM website provide forecast information and this includes forecasts for Leigh Creek.To see weather conditions at Leigh Creek and Arkaroola click on ‘North West Pastoral and North East Pastoral’ in the list of regions near the top of the BOM webpage. To see forecasts for Leigh Creek and other places, or to look for weather warnings for South Australia, put your cursor over “SA” at the top of the BOM page and select the appropriate item from the menu that drops down.
Note: to return to this website from the BOM website use the ‘Back’ button of your browser.
When there has been significant rainfall near the Park it is worthwhile looking at the South Australian Department of Roads website to check that the roads near the Park are open to traffic. Heavy rainfall will often see unsealed roads near the Park closed to traffic or subject to traffic restrictions. To see what current road conditions near the park are like go to the ‘About the Park’ page and click on the link underneath the ‘Road Conditions’ heading.
To go to the BOM website click here.