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Adelaide Forecast

  • Friday The South Australian State Emergency Service has issued an Extreme Heat Warning for South Australia. Very hot and sunny. Winds NE/NW 25 to 35 km/h shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h early afternoon then SE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 20 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h shifting W/SW in the middle of the day then tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Monday Cloud clearing. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then turning S/SE during the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day then tending S/SE during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 18:50 EST

Adelaide Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
17 29 10% < 1mm Nil S 17 59 SW 27 35
Sunny
17 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 11 61 SW 21 39
Increasing sunshine
17 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 19 61 SSW 30 44
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Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

18:30 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, with temperatures in some areas already hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C as Victorians warned to take 'heat kills' warnings seriously

18:22 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

SA heatwave will not affect power supply, Treasurer says, as TDU amateur cyclists ignore warnings

17:55 EDT

The South Australian Government is not expecting to use the state's new backup diesel power generators despite temperatures well into the mid-40s forcing a tight power supply balance.