Fairfax Media Network

South Australian Weather

SA
Sun 17:28 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Very hot in the north grading to hot in the south. Moderate breeze carrying heat to the south.

  • Monday Very hot in the north grading to hot in the south. Cloud, wind and showers building from the west.

  • Tuesday Possible storms central & E. Windy change in the S. Very hot in the north and northeast.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms in NE, isolated coastal showers SE. Mild on the coast, warm-to-very warm inland.

  • Thursday Hot in the north grading to mild in the south. Mostly sunny throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12

44.1°C

Roxby Downs Ap
Hottest

41.7°C

Moomba Ap

40.6°C

Moomba Ap

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.7°C

Tarcoola Ap

20.0°C

Cape Willoughby
Coldest

5.8°C

Padthaway

7.8°C

Padthaway

10.4°C

Naracoorte Ap

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

E 44km/h

Minnipa
Windiest

57km/h

Marree Ap

51km/h

Ernabella

55km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Hawker

0.0mm

Inglewood Alert

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

2.4mm

Cummins
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group 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
18:40 CDT
NW 9 11 30.2 11.2 29.0 31 15 0.0 1010.8
18:40 CDT
ESE 31 48 32.3 11.5 30.9 28 30 0.2 1000.8
18:40 CDT
SSE 13 17 30.7 7.2 29.0 23 21 0.0 1011.2
18:10 CDT
NNE 37 43 43.4 5.2 40.4 10 90 0.0 1003.4
18:40 CDT
SSW 11 13 41.0 4.7 38.2 11 44 0.0 1006.9
18:40 CDT
SE 11 13 23.8 16.1 23.8 62 4 0.0 1012.4
18:40 CDT
S 13 13 34.2 2.9 31.7 14 33 0.0 1009.9
18:40 CDT
S 28 35 27.9 13.4 27.6 40 15 0.0 1007.9
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

17:04 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city, but the Ashes Test looks likely to escape disruption.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.