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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Early fog/frost patches then becoming sunnier. Cool, light winds turning northerly, mild in west.

  • Saturday Early fog/frost patches. High cloud developing. Mild northerly winds freshening.

  • Sunday Cloud increasing. Mild, gusty northerly winds. Patchy light rain developing in the far west.

  • Monday Cloudy. Mild ,gusty northerly winds, easing later. Patchy rain & thunder, mainly light. Dry in east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08 Thu 25/08

12.3°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

20.1°C

Roxby Downs Ap

21.4°C

Marree Ap

21.0°C

Moomba Ap

30.1°C

Coober Pedy Ap

-0.6°C

Wudinna Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Hawker

-1.6°C

Keith
 

-3.1°C

Yunta

SW 22km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

59km/h

Marree Ap

50km/h

Nullarbor

51km/h

Hindmarsh Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.4mm

Marrabel

9.2mm

Lyndoch
 

38.2mm

Robe Ap
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
4 15 5% < 1mm Slight NW 10 70 W 14 49
Possible shower
0 15 40% < 1mm High NNW 7 81 W 14 63
Possible shower
4 14 40% < 1mm Slight NW 10 83 WNW 20 67
Frost then sunny
-1 16 5% < 1mm Severe WSW 6 78 WSW 13 43
Frost then sunny
0 13 10% < 1mm High Calm 88 WSW 6 62
Frost then sunny
2 18 5% < 1mm Moderate ENE 6 79 ESE 6 46
Frost then sunny
3 16 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 2 85 SSE 13 49
Sunny
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight SE 15 58 SE 10 27
Mostly sunny
5 18 40% < 1mm Slight ESE 9 53 - -
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.