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South Australian Weather

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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Very warm in south. Hot in north. The odd shower/storm in north/west.

  • Wednesday Hot ahead of gusty cooler change. Showers/storms in west scattering east. Dry far NE.

  • Thursday Rain/showers over south and east, heavy in parts. Dry far west. Hot north, cool far southeast.

  • Friday Gusty showers and cool southeast. Warm and dry elsewhere, remaining breezy.

  • Saturday Showers in the S with a cool breeze. Warm and calmer further N.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 08/12 Sun 09/12 Mon 10/12

42.4°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.3°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.5°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.1°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

44.0°C

Nullarbor
Avg: Rec:

18.7°C

Cape Willoughby
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

1.0°C

Hawker
Avg: Rec:

9.0°C

Mount Lofty
Avg: Rec:

3.9°C

Naracoorte Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Hawker
Avg: Rec:

SSW 31km/h

Cape Jaffa
Windiest

72km/h

Port Pirie

74km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.8mm

Edithburgh
Avg: Rec:

6.8mm

Wharminda
Avg: Rec:
- -

2.5mm

Hawker
Avg: Rec:

3.0mm

Hawker
Avg: Rec:
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
15 35 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 36 E 19 23
Mostly sunny
11 34 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 47 SE 9 15
Fog then sunny
10 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 68 SSE 16 34
Mostly sunny
17 36 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 32 E 14 18
Mostly sunny
14 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 20 37 ENE 12 24
Mostly sunny
15 37 50% 1-5mm Nil E 13 54 SSW 13 43
Mostly sunny
17 34 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 48 S 18 33
Mostly sunny
23 41 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 17 30 N 9 16
Mostly sunny
24 39 50% 1-5mm Nil E 16 34 WNW 18 17
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Owen heads for Cape Shield and Groote Eylandt, BOM issues warning

15:10 EDT

A Tropical Cyclone warning has been issued for parts of the north-east Top End, including Cape Shield and Groote Eylandt.

Stormy end to the week in southeastern Australia

11:12 EDT

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will affect Australia’s southeastern states and territories during the second half of this week.

Health expert warns residents are at risk from high sodium in water in drought-stricken NSW town of Walgett

10:39 EDT

Walgett has always been a river town, perched near the junction of the Barwon and the Namoi rivers.

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