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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Areas of rain and thunderstorms. Gusty northerly tending westerly in the west.

  • Wednesday Gusty showers, becoming heavy in the southeast. Mostly sunny and dry in the north and west.

  • Thursday Strong winds and brisk showers across the coasts. Mostly sunny and dry over the north.

  • Friday Partly cloudy in the south and cool but dry. Mostly sunny elsewhere. Cool to mild.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny and dry in the east. Increasing northerly winds in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08

23.5°C

Ernabella
Hottest

22.3°C

Ernabella

27.0°C

Nullarbor

26.7°C

Ernabella

27.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

10.1°C

Parndana
Coldest

-3.9°C

Renmark Ap

-3.3°C

Gluepot

-0.4°C

Renmark Ap

-0.4°C

Renmark Ap

NNE 44km/h

Woomera Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Nullarbor

57km/h

Nullarbor

68km/h

Ernabella
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Mount Schank

4.0mm

Nullarbor

8.2mm

Nullarbor

8.0mm

Nullarbor
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 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 %
Showers
10 15 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 23 79 NNW 19 67
Rain
9 15 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 14 91 N 10 68
Showers
9 16 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 16 77 NE 14 70
Rain
9 17 90% 1-5mm Nil N 14 90 N 16 51
Showers
7 12 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 21 87 NW 18 79
Windy with showers
7 17 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 36 83 WSW 47 74
Showers
7 17 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 30 77 WNW 33 62
Windy
8 19 5% < 1mm Nil W 42 50 WSW 48 38
Windy with showers
10 18 40% 1-5mm Nil W 24 59 W 42 41
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17:21 EST

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16:20 EST

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