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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Light showers in the south clearing. Early fog/frost patches then becoming sunnier.

  • Friday Early fog/frost patches then generally dry & cool. Light showers in southeast. Rain later in far west.

  • Saturday Early fog/frost patches then generally dry & cool. Isolated showers in far south and far west.

  • Sunday Early fog/frost patches then cool. Isolated showers in the south, mainly southeast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 21/08 Tue 22/08 Wed 23/08

16.2°C

Ernabella
Hottest

23.6°C

Moomba Ap

22.0°C

Ernabella

24.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

35.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

5.1°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

0.5°C

Keith

-1.7°C

Yongala

8.0°C

Meningie

-4.0°C

Yongala

SSW 31km/h

Hindmarsh Is
Windiest

62km/h

Coober Pedy Ap

62km/h

Neptune Island

70km/h

Coonawarra
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.0mm

Parawa

8.8mm

Myponga

0.8mm

Meningie

0.8mm

Meningie
South Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1946
Lowest 3.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2003
Highest 22.3°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1995
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yunta in 2014
Highest 104.0mm at
Lenswood in 1992

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
7 16 20% < 1mm Nil SW 14 70 SW 20 52
Mostly sunny
4 16 40% < 1mm Slight SW 10 79 SW 17 55
Mostly sunny
4 14 40% < 1mm Slight SW 15 78 SW 17 63
Mostly sunny
2 17 10% < 1mm Moderate WSW 14 79 SW 20 42
Mostly sunny
2 13 10% < 1mm Moderate SW 4 93 SW 11 66
Mostly sunny
5 17 5% < 1mm Slight E 4 78 S 15 51
Mostly sunny
5 17 60% < 1mm Slight SW 10 80 S 20 54
Sunny
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 70 S 19 28
Sunny
4 20 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 13 51 S 18 23
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Weather News

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08:18 EST

A crowdfunding campaign has begun to save a one-of-a-kind mobile mental health service operating in remote far-north Queensland.

Near-record August heat in Broome

16:33 EST

Broome experienced its warmest August day in 22 years this week, twice.

Early bushfire season in parts of NSW

10:30 EST

The NSW Rural Fire Service announced this week that nine Local Government Areas will commence their bushfire season early this year, following a run of warm and dry weather during winter.