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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Dry, hot in the north, warm in the south. Showers in the southeast.

  • Wednesday Rain developing, mainly in the NW and SE. Windy throughout. Late cool change.

  • Thursday Warm in the northwest, mild elsewhere. Chance of showers in NE and SE.

  • Friday Cloud in the north with rain areas in the NW. Light showers in the southeast. Dry elsewhere.

  • Saturday Mild throughout. Showers in the north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09 Mon 25/09

34.4°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Moomba Ap

32.0°C

Ernabella

34.0°C

Ernabella

40.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap

9.9°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

4.9°C

Nullarbor

2.0°C

Cummins

-1.0°C

Murray Bridge Ap

-2.3°C

Renmark Ap

E 42km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

98km/h

Neptune Island

81km/h

Neptune Island

59km/h

Leigh Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.2mm

Coonawarra

14.1mm

Penola

0.6mm

Keith

0.8mm

Edithburgh
South Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.5°C at
Moomba Ap in 2003
Lowest 4.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2004
Highest 26.0°C at
Ceduna in 1944
Lowest -4.5°C at
Yongala in 1995
Highest 125.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 2001

South Australia Monthly Summaries

September 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.5 +0.7 19.2 +0.1 51.2 85
9.2 +1.4 23.0 +1.5 9.8 36
6.3 +0.1 17.2 -0.2 44.2 67
11.3 +0.1 26.8 +1.2 0.0 0
9.3 -0.1 24.6 +1.2 0.0 0
6.5 +0.2 15.5 -0.4 101.2 140
6.4 -0.3 22.8 +0.8 2.6 10
8.1 -0.1 22.9 +1.2 1.4 5
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

September heat records on the forecast

11:36 EST

Unprecedented September heat will affect southern Queensland and northern NSW on Wednesday and Thursday, causing some locations to break records for the second time in a week.

Dam levels across NSW continue to hold despite record dry winter

09:40 EST

Despite a record dry winter and extremely warm daytime temperatures in New South Wales over the last four months, the state's dams are still relatively full.

BOM warns record-breaking temperatures set for Queensland this week

08:11 EST

Temperatures across the state are set to climb again this week, with parts of Queensland tipped to experience more record-breaking days.