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Tue 17:52 CST
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and cool in the south. Warm inland with isolated showers.

  • Wednesday Odd light shower in east, clear and dry elsewhere. Very warm to hot inland, mild along the coast.

  • Thursday A few light showers about central coastal parts. Warm in the N, grading mild to the S.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Mild in the south, warm in the north.

  • Saturday Showers/Storms in the far west, dry elsewhere. Warm and partly cloudy.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

28.3°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

35.7°C

Tarcoola Ap

35.9°C

Port Augusta Ap

35.1°C

Renmark Ap

42.2°C

Nullarbor

12.7°C

Coonawarra
Coldest

8.3°C

Kingscote Ap

7.5°C

Naracoorte Ap

10.1°C

Karoonda

1.6°C

Naracoorte Ap

W 29km/h

Ernabella
Windiest

51km/h

Hindmarsh Is

55km/h

Ceduna

79km/h

Strathalbyn
-

0.8mm last hr

Ernabella
Wettest

2.4mm

Lake George

0.4mm

Cape Willoughby

5.8mm

Noarlunga

12.2mm

Cultana Training Area
South Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa in 2016
Lowest 7.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2008
Highest 28.2°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1961
Lowest -3.5°C at
Williamstown in 1981
Highest 208.3mm at
Stirling in 1889

South Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
18:30 CST
SW 7 11 18.7 13.4 18.7 71 2 1.6 1018.7
18:30 CST
NW 11 11 13.5 11.2 12.6 86 1 0.4 1017.2
18:30 CST
WSW 11 13 22.0 13.6 22.0 59 4 0.0 1016.7
18:30 CST
- 0 0 16.3 14.7 16.3 90 1 0.8 1018.5
18:30 CST
S 11 13 18.4 16.9 18.4 91 1 0.2 1017.7
18:30 CST
NE 4 9 20.5 16.1 20.5 76 2 0.0 1017.9
18:30 CST
NE 15 17 27.8 -0.3 26.5 16 26 0.0 1015.3
18:30 CST
S 11 17 26.3 4.1 25.7 24 17 0.0 1017.6
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