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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the north, mainly far north. Generally dry and cool to mild in south.

  • Wednesday Light winds and mostly sunny in the east. Isolated showers/storms later in west & far north.

  • Thursday Cool, gusty change. Hot in north ahead of change. Showers/storms in north. The odd shower in south.

  • Friday Cool in south. Early coastal drizzle. Warm north. Becoming mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Mostly dry and sunny. Hot in the far west, mild in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

29.9°C

Tarcoola Ap
Hottest

44.4°C

Moomba Ap

44.9°C

Moomba Ap

37.4°C

Moomba Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

15.0°C

Parawa
Coldest

7.2°C

Mt Gambier

6.5°C

Cummins

6.1°C

Mt Gambier

2.5°C

Mt Gambier

SE 33km/h

Nullarbor
Windiest

96km/h

Kadina

103km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

70km/h

Ernabella
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Clare

12.2mm

Tieyon

23.6mm

Todmorden

14.0mm

Ernabella
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 %
Clearing shower
15 21 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 29 56 WSW 41 49
Clearing shower
13 21 10% < 1mm Nil SW 34 64 SW 37 60
Clearing shower
13 21 50% < 1mm Nil WSW 24 73 WSW 30 42
Clearing shower
20 29 10% < 1mm Nil SW 37 53 SW 33 22
Clearing shower
14 22 60% < 1mm Nil W 32 62 WSW 36 43
Clearing shower
20 28 60% < 1mm Nil WSW 29 61 SW 38 29
Showers easing
12 19 60% < 1mm Nil W 33 79 WSW 37 68
Clearing shower
17 26 50% < 1mm Nil W 30 66 WSW 38 31
Clearing shower
16 23 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 34 68 SW 39 52
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.