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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Hot ahead of cooler change. Showers and intense storms, clearing from west.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot with thunderstorms in the north. Clear and windy about the coast.

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms easing in the north, dry elsewhere. Very hot in the northeast grading warm to coasts.

  • Thursday Thundery showers for the NE/NW Pastoral. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01

41.5°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

38.9°C

Moomba Ap

36.9°C

Moomba Ap

41.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

46.3°C

Moomba Ap

19.5°C

Cape Borda
Coldest

6.4°C

Keith

10.7°C

Coonawarra

17.5°C

Cleve

4.5°C

Karoonda

W 48km/h

Lameroo
Windiest

62km/h

Sellicks Hill

50km/h

Neptune Island

51km/h

Ernabella
-
no rain last hr Wettest

55.0mm

Todmorden

3.0mm

Coober Pedy Ap

31.8mm

Coffin Bay

48.6mm

Cummins
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 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
18.8 +1.6 30.8 +1.4 40.8 216
13.2 +2.0 26.4 +1.1 21.6 79
17.0 +0.7 34.1 +0.4 31.4 173
15.9 +1.1 30.3 -0.1 49.0 257
18.1 +2.9 29.9 +1.3 68.2 583
18.8 +1.1 30.6 +0.4 27.6 192
23.7 +1.4 37.5 +0.7 12.0 87
22.9 +2.1 37.5 +1.9 67.2 331
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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10:39 EDT

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Forbes Creek couple look to rebuild dream home one year after freak 'mini tornado'

06:51 EDT

On a windy night late last January, Jan and Geoff McKergow's dream home was torn to rubble.

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.