Fairfax Media Network

South Australian Weather

SA
Sun 20:28 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Sunday Very hot in north & west with storms, some severe. Heating up in the south but generally dry.

  • Monday Hot ahead of cooler change. Showers and intense storms, clearing from west.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot with thunderstorms in the north. Clear and windy about the coast.

  • Wednesday Thunderstorms easing in the north, dry elsewhere. Very hot in the northeast grading warm to coasts.

  • Thursday Thundery showers for the NE/NW Pastoral. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01

38.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

44.1°C

Moomba Ap

38.9°C

Moomba Ap

36.9°C

Moomba Ap

46.3°C

Moomba Ap

19.2°C

Parawa
Coldest

12.4°C

Mount Lofty

6.4°C

Keith

10.7°C

Coonawarra

4.5°C

Karoonda

SSW 25km/h

Outer Harbor
Windiest

111km/h

Adelaide Ap

62km/h

Sellicks Hill

50km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

106.2mm

Wilpena Pound

55.0mm

Todmorden

3.0mm

Coober Pedy Ap

20.0mm

Nullarbor
South Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1960
Lowest 9.7°C at
Mount Lofty in 1994
Highest 35.5°C at
Arkaroola in 1982
Lowest 0.0°C at
Streaky Bay in 2014
Highest 182.4mm at
Arkaroola in 1984

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 %
Sunny
15 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 54 S 24 33
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 59 SSW 18 22
Mostly sunny
10 22 5% < 1mm Nil S 12 80 SSW 22 53
Mostly sunny
14 31 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 53 S 17 21
Mostly sunny
11 28 10% < 1mm Nil SE 10 63 SSE 10 35
Mostly sunny
15 27 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 73 S 30 63
Mostly sunny
16 28 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 22 70 S 28 51
Clearing shower
21 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 64 S 26 48
Possible shower
22 33 40% 1-5mm Nil SE 26 45 SSE 19 39
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.