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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Widespread sun, cloud developing in the west later. Very hot in the W and NE, warm-to-hot elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Lights winds, widespread sun. Hot in the SE, very hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Very hot temperatures statewide. Afternoon storms and southerly change.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Friday Possible storms far north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 08/12 Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12

36.8°C

Marree Ap
Hottest

30.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

33.4°C

Marree Ap

37.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

39.1°C

Nullarbor

13.5°C

Parawa
Coldest

5.5°C

Nuriootpa

4.9°C

Keith

6.0°C

Keith

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

SE 31km/h

Ceduna
Windiest

61km/h

Moomba Ap

48km/h

Thevenard Wind

59km/h

Wudinna Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.6mm

Lake George

0.2mm

Mt Gambier

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Kuitpo
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

South Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
25 38 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 23 17 WNW 25 21
Windy
20 40 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 26 22 NW 28 10
Mostly cloudy
16 35 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 36 NW 24 28
Cloud increasing
21 42 50% < 1mm Nil NE 24 25 NW 24 11
Windy
22 37 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 21 WNW 22 17
Clearing shower
23 36 40% 5-10mm Nil NW 14 36 SW 27 47
Windy
24 39 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 25 25 NW 28 22
Windy
26 42 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 21 16 NNW 24 8
Mostly sunny
25 42 40% < 1mm Nil NE 25 13 - -
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.