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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly dry throughout. Very warm to hot. Gusty S/SE winds.

  • Thursday Warm and mostly sunny in the south. Very hot and dry in central and northern areas.

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Very warm in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Warm night. Hot day in the north. Cool change moving over the south.

  • Sunday Cool over the souheast, warm in the north. A few showers on southeast coast, dry otherwise.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

39.9°C

Roxby Downs Ap
Hottest

39.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap

40.9°C

Moomba Ap

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

42.9°C

Tarcoola Ap

18.6°C

Cape Willoughby
Coldest

11.2°C

Naracoorte Ap

9.6°C

Coles Pt

9.4°C

Mt Gambier

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

SSW 37km/h

Cape Jaffa
Windiest

61km/h

Sellicks Hill

68km/h

Sellicks Hill

48km/h

Cape Jaffa
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

0.2mm

Coles Pt

0.3mm

Streaky Bay

0.8mm

Cleve Ap
South Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.2°C at
Renmark Ap in 2009
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Lofty in 1993
Highest 35.0°C at
Moomba Ap in 2004
Lowest 0.8°C at
Kybybolite Research Centre in 1980
Highest 472.4mm at
Noarlunga in 2011

South Australia Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.3 -1.0 29.2 -0.2 18.0 114
12.7 +1.0 26.8 +1.6 7.2 29
16.0 -0.2 33.7 +1.1 0.2 1
13.8 -1.2 29.1 -0.6 12.2 41
15.5 +0.4 25.3 -2.9 13.6 96
18.0 +0.2 28.6 -1.0 6.4 30
20.4 -1.2 35.2 -0.1 0.0 0
20.9 +0.4 35.2 +0.6 6.8 22
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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Weather News

NSW under a dry spell

10:43 EDT

Overall, this last week has been the driest spell since about mid-December in NSW.

Roma cattle prices driven to record levels by restocker demand

10:04 EDT

Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.

Perth swelters in heatwave, breaking 50-year-old weather record

09:17 EDT

Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.