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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Very hot throughout. Partly cloudy. Late cool SW change in the west.

  • Wednesday Hot and windy at first ahead of a change. Showers and storms developing in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

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

21.4°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

29.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

32.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

3.8°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

1.2°C

Karoonda

2.9°C

Keith
 

1.2°C

Karoonda

E 33km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

81km/h

Lameroo

55km/h

Minlaton Ap

50km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.6mm

Crafers West

0.2mm

Belair
 

28.6mm

Birdwood
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
17 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 27 NNW 25 16
Sunny
19 37 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 27 25 N 28 20
Sunny
16 33 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 14 34 - -
Sunny
19 38 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 21 20 NNE 23 7
Mostly sunny
13 35 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 21 32 NNW 18 12
Sunny
19 38 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 20 19 NNE 21 9
Mostly sunny
9 29 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 60 NNW 25 32
Mostly sunny
16 36 10% < 1mm Nil NE 17 30 N 15 10
Sunny
17 35 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 38 NNE 22 22
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Weather News

Scorching Night for Central NT

13:00 EDT

Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.

Heat coming to Sydney next week a sign of things to come

12:59 EDT

Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.

Climate change means workdays need to change during heatwaves, public health official warns

11:08 EDT

Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.