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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers developing in the south. Cool in the southeast, warm in the west.

  • Thursday Isolated showers along the coast, particularly SE. Gusty southerly winds over west coast.

  • Friday Possible showers in the N, light coastal showers. Cool to mild throughout.

  • Saturday Liight winds and patchy cloud in the north. Mostly dry throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

18.1°C

Tarcoola Ap
Hottest

33.1°C

Tarcoola Ap

31.3°C

Moomba Ap

20.0°C

Marree

31.3°C

Moomba Ap

7.3°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

5.5°C

Kimba

1.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

-0.7°C

Yunta

-0.7°C

Yunta

NNE 40km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Willoughby

79km/h

Neptune Island

53km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.0mm

Port Clinton

16.4mm

Cape Jaffa

2.0mm

Parndana

2.0mm

Parndana
South Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.5°C at
Moomba Ap in 2003
Lowest 4.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2004
Highest 26.0°C at
Ceduna in 1944
Lowest -4.5°C at
Yongala in 1995
Highest 125.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 2001

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
11:00 CST
NNE 15 22 13.3 3.2 12.0 50 5 0.0 1023.7
11:00 CST
NNW 13 19 12.0 3.1 10.6 54 4 0.0 1023.7
11:00 CST
NNE 13 20 13.3 4.5 12.2 55 4 0.0 1023.9
11:00 CST
N 15 24 11.3 6.4 9.5 72 2 0.0 1023.3
11:30 CST
NNE 24 33 14.9 2.2 13.3 42 9 0.0 1021.0
11:00 CST
N 15 19 13.1 7.1 11.7 67 3 0.0 1023.6
11:00 CST
NNE 31 41 15.9 -0.8 15.9 32 15 0.0 1023.2
11:00 CST
N 17 24 15.1 1.3 15.1 39 8 0.0 1024.3
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Weather News

Seasonal asthma diagnosis came as relief for Hobart woman

11:00 EST

Hobart woman Anne Warren thought she was having a heart attack, but the feeling of tightness in her chest was actually caused by a change in the weather.

NSW bushfire service helps Canada douse record forest fires

10:46 EST

Parts of eastern Australia are facing an increased threat of bushfires this summer and authorities are gearing up for possibly significant forest fires.

Survey shows strong grain confidence before horror South Australian frosts

10:23 EST

A survey of South Australian farmers shows just how good the grain and legume season was shaping up to be before severe frosts last month.