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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cool in far south. Very warm far north. Fresh sea breezes . Mostly sunny.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Very hot throughout. Partly cloudy. Late cool SW change in the west.

  • Wednesday Hot and windy at first ahead of a change. Showers and storms developing in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

32.2°C

Marree Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Nullarbor

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

29.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

15.0°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.2°C

Karoonda

2.9°C

Keith

1.2°C

Karoonda

S 33km/h

Ceduna
Windiest

140km/h

Moonta

81km/h

Lameroo

55km/h

Minlaton Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.6mm

Birdwood

5.6mm

Crafers West

0.2mm

Belair

0.2mm

Keith
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Monthly Summaries

December 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.8 -2.8 25.6 -1.5 13.4 48
72 7.6 -2.4 21.4 -1.5 10.0 26
12.9 -1.2 19 28.3 -2.7 2.2 10
10.8 -1.6 25.7 -1.6 16.2 44
13.2 -0.9 27.9 +0.6 5.0 24
14.5 -1.4 26.8 -1.4 8.4 38
19.9 -0.0 34.4 +0.1 11.0 58
19.2 +0.6 32.7 -0.5 6.0 25
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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