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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Northerly winds. Mild in east. Warm in west. Dry apart from the odd light shower in far south.

  • Thursday Cooler change & isolated showers crossing state. Very warm and dry in the far north.

  • Friday Northerly winds. Warm in south. Hot in north. Cloud increasing in south. Light showers far south.

  • Saturday Windy. Cooler change crossing state. Hot in north. Showers developing in the south.

  • Sunday Cool in south. Showers, mainly early. Dry and warm to hot in north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/09 Mon 18/09 Tue 19/09

23.7°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

40.0°C

Mount Ive

32.6°C

Moomba Ap

26.0°C

Ernabella

40.0°C

Mount Ive

9.4°C

Roseworthy
Coldest

7.9°C

Yongala

1.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

0.4°C

Renmark Ap

-2.3°C

Renmark Ap

N 51km/h

Cape Willoughby
Windiest

92km/h

Cape Willoughby

77km/h

Neptune Island

51km/h

Nullarbor
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Mount Compass

11.6mm

Heathfield

0.6mm

Longwood

0.2mm

Neptune Island
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

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Weather News

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17:53 EST

Residents on Queensland's Sunshine Coast are praying for rain as many water tanks run dry.