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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Warm and mostly sunny in the south. Very hot and dry in central and northern areas.

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Very warm in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Warm night. Hot day in the north. Cool change moving over the south.

  • Sunday Cool over the souheast, warm in the north. A few showers on southeast coast, dry otherwise.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

32.3°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

40.9°C

Moomba Ap

41.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

41.0°C

Roxby Downs Ap

42.9°C

Tarcoola Ap

12.5°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.6°C

Coles Pt

9.4°C

Mt Gambier

14.0°C

Karoonda

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

SE 42km/h

Sellicks Hill
Windiest

68km/h

Sellicks Hill

48km/h

Cape Jaffa

64km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Coles Pt

0.3mm

Streaky Bay

0.0mm

Cleve

0.0mm

Cleve
South Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.2°C at
Renmark Ap in 2009
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Lofty in 1993
Highest 35.0°C at
Moomba Ap in 2004
Lowest 0.8°C at
Kybybolite Research Centre in 1980
Highest 472.4mm at
Noarlunga in 2011

South Australia Monthly Summaries

February 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
16.3 -1.0 29.8 +0.4 18.0 114
15.5 +0.4 25.0 -3.2 13.6 96
13.8 -1.2 29.6 -0.1 12.2 41
20.4 -1.2 35.7 +0.4 0.0 0
20.9 +0.4 35.7 +1.1 6.8 22
12.7 +1.0 26.7 +1.5 7.2 29
16.0 -0.2 34.0 +1.4 0.2 1
18.0 +0.2 28.8 -0.8 6.4 30
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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21:26 EDT

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Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

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