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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Very hot central and eastern inland, hot elsewhere. Clear and sunny skies throughout.

  • Thursday Brisk winds in the N, light winds in the S. Very hot throughout. Cloudy in the N.

  • Friday Showers along south coast and far north. Hot in the north, cooler in the south.

  • Saturday Scattered coastal showers and storms. Very hot in the north, warm along the coast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 14/01 Mon 15/01 Tue 16/01

31.6°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

31.0°C

Coober Pedy Ap

38.0°C

Marree Ap

40.0°C

Moomba Ap

46.7°C

Marree Ap

13.4°C

Parndana
Coldest

7.6°C

Yongala

6.5°C

Keith
 

0.0°C

Mount Ive

ESE 31km/h

Parafield Ap
Windiest

59km/h

Whyalla Ap

64km/h

Sellicks Hill

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.8mm

Peake

0.8mm

Price
 

23.8mm

Ernabella
South Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1960
Lowest 9.7°C at
Mount Lofty in 1994
Highest 35.5°C at
Arkaroola in 1982
Lowest 0.0°C at
Streaky Bay in 2014
Highest 182.4mm at
Arkaroola in 1984

South Australia Monthly Summaries

January 2018
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
17.0 -0.2 29.8 +0.4 3.8 18
11.3 +0.1 26.9 +1.6 8.6 31
15.5 -0.8 33.4 -0.2 0.4 2
13.9 -1.0 29.5 -0.7 5.4 21
15.4 +0.1 29.0 +0.4 6.6 54
17.8 -0.0 29.9 -0.3 4.2 23
20.0 -2.3 36.1 -0.6 1.0 7
21.1 +0.3 36.6 +1.0 0.6 2
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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Darwin storm that tore off roof not severe enough for a weather warning, BOM says

19:02 EDT

A brief but damaging storm in central Darwin and Palmerston on Monday that ripped a roof off a building was not strong enough to reach the "severe" threshold and prompt a thunderstorm warning, the Bureau of Meteorology said.

Perth saturated as ex-Cyclone Joyce brings four months of rain in a day

17:53 EDT

The remains of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce has dumped more than four months' worth of rain on Perth in less than 24 hours, leading to power blackouts, flooding and .

Gold Coast woman's death caused by medical condition, not heat stress

15:59 EDT

A Gold Coast night market is raising money to support the family of one of its vendors who died after collapsing at the venue and being rushed to hospital on Saturday.