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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Warm and mostly sunny after cool morning. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Hot and dry notherwesterly winds over central/east. Possible showers in the far southwest later.

  • Wednesday Hot and dry in the north. Cool change in the south during the day.

  • Thursday Very hot and dry in the north. Strengthening southerly winds throughout.

  • Friday Very hot and dry in the north. Windy and waralong the coast and adjacent interior.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

29.7°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

42.4°C

Moomba Ap

31.5°C

Moomba Ap

28.2°C

Moomba Ap

48.2°C

Tarcoola Ap

11.4°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

6.3°C

Naracoorte Ap

5.8°C

Keith

3.7°C

Yongala

3.7°C

Yongala

SE 31km/h

Nullarbor
Windiest

77km/h

Neptune Island

77km/h

Neptune Island

62km/h

Lameroo
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.8mm

Mount Schank

8.6mm

Parawa

5.4mm

Parawa

3.4mm

Parawa
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 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
17.5 +0.2 28.4 -1.0 33.4 211
11.5 -0.2 24.5 -0.7 30.2 120
16.0 -0.2 31.6 -1.0 10.6 43
14.6 -0.4 28.0 -1.7 36.2 122
18.2 +3.1 27.6 -0.6 28.4 200
18.6 +0.8 28.3 -1.3 21.4 100
22.4 +0.8 36.8 +1.5 0.0 0
21.7 +1.2 36.7 +2.1 0.0 0
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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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria have been evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they wait for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.

Tropical Cyclone Alfred emerges over the Gulf

13:45 EDT

Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.