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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Cloud increasing. Mild, gusty northerly winds. Patchy light rain developing in the far west.

  • Monday Cloudy. Mild, gusty northerly winds, easing later. Patchy rain & thunder, mainly light.

  • Tuesday Rain in the northeast, showers along the coast. Cool westerly winds strengthening in the south.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers in nortehast and coastal fringe. Northerly winds strengthening in the west.

  • Thursday Rain and possible storms in the north. Showers elsewhere. Cool to mild throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 25/08 Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08

27.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

21.3°C

Moomba Ap

20.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap

24.7°C

Nullarbor

30.1°C

Coober Pedy Ap

13.9°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

-2.6°C

Kyancutta

-2.1°C

Yongala

1.7°C

Murray Bridge Ap

-3.1°C

Yunta

N 40km/h

Whyalla Ap
Windiest

51km/h

Hindmarsh Is

48km/h

Neptune Island

62km/h

Cleve Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.8mm

Marree Ap

0.4mm

Robe

0.2mm

Minlaton Ap

1.4mm

Tarcoola Ap
South Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1946
Lowest 3.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2003
Highest 22.3°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1995
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yunta in 2014
Highest 104.0mm at
Lenswood in 1992

South Australia Monthly Summaries

August 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.2 -1.0 17.4 +0.7 50.4 73
4.7 -1.4 19.2 +0.5 16.6 49
3.9 -0.5 14.7 +0.4 62.8 94
7.1 -0.5 21.1 +0.1 3.8 60
5.8 -0.3 19.3 +0.2 22.2 148
5.7 +0.2 15.0 +0.9 74.0 77
3.8 -0.6 18.5 -0.1 28.0 126
5.3 -0.6 18.6 +0.1 36.0 167
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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