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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Generally dry and stable throughout. Hot in the north, very warm in the south.

  • Wednesday Mostly dry throughout. Very warm to hot. Gusty S/SE winds.

  • 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.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

29.7°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

38.7°C

Oodnadatta Ap

39.2°C

Oodnadatta Ap

41.0°C

Marree Ap

42.9°C

Tarcoola Ap

11.9°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

12.2°C

Cummins

11.2°C

Naracoorte Ap
 

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

SE 31km/h

Sellicks Hill
Windiest

74km/h

Moomba Ap

61km/h

Sellicks Hill

68km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.8mm

Moomba Ap

0.0mm

Woomera Ap
 

75.8mm

Coffin Bay
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 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 %
Mostly sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 51 SSW 23 27
Mostly sunny
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 79 SSW 28 51
Mostly sunny
16 34 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 5 46 SW 12 17
Sunny
23 41 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 18 33 SSE 13 9
Mostly sunny
14 33 20% < 1mm Nil S 10 56 SSW 16 17
Mostly sunny
23 41 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 22 WSW 9 10
Increasing sunshine
12 28 20% < 1mm Nil SE 15 68 S 25 30
Mostly sunny
18 38 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 40 SW 16 13
Mostly sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 66 S 26 36
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Weather News

Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record

08:21 EDT

The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering one of its driest wet seasons on record.

Perth heatwave putting city's water supplies under pressure

23:43 EDT

As Perth sweats through a severe heatwave, pressure is mounting on the city's dwindling water supplies.

BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

20:14 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) and the Australian Antarctic Division say they were given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects.