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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Mild in the south, warm in the north.

  • Saturday Showers/Storms in the far west, dry elsewhere. Warm and partly cloudy.

  • Sunday The odd storm in the far W. Dry elsewhere. Warm in the north, grading mild to the south.

  • Monday Possible thunderstorms in the NE. Dry elsewhere. Warm throughout.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and mild to warm. Windy at times in the south.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 24/04 Wed 25/04 Thu 26/04

26.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

32.7°C

Coober Pedy Ap

34.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap

32.5°C

Marree Ap

42.2°C

Nullarbor

11.7°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

5.9°C

Padthaway

4.9°C

Nuriootpa

0.9°C

Keith

0.9°C

Keith

S 27km/h

Outer Harbor
Windiest

75km/h

Cultana Training Area

46km/h

Coober Pedy Ap

46km/h

Port Augusta Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.6mm

Cultana Training Area

2.5mm

Robe

6.4mm

Mintabie

1.0mm

Ernabella
South Australia's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.1°C at
Minnipa in 2016
Lowest 7.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2008
Highest 28.2°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1961
Lowest -3.5°C at
Williamstown in 1981
Highest 208.3mm at
Stirling in 1889

South Australia Monthly Summaries

April 2018
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
41 14.7 +2.2 41 27.0 +4.3 22.2 56
13.0 +2.3 27.6 +3.4 11.6 58
23 11.3 +2.2 23 26.3 +4.7 23.2 56
22 17.6 +3.3 22 32.0 +5.0 1.2 9
33 16.1 +3.2 33 31.6 +5.4 0.0 0
10.5 +1.7 22.4 +2.9 40.4 74
10.8 +1.7 21 29.0 +4.5 0.8 4
26 14.0 +2.0 26 28.7 +4.6 32 0.6 3
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

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16:55 EST

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Warm end to autumn may feel quite mild

13:21 EST

The latest seasonal outlooks issued by the Bureau of Meteorology on Thursday shows that days and nights are likely to be warmer than usual for most of Australia during May.

Was Sydney's smoky morning necessary?

13:24 EST

Smoke from hazard reduction burns caused 'very poor' air quality in Australia's largest capital city during this morning's peak hour commute.