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Tue 05:13 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • 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.

  • Saturday Dry throughout. Cloud increasing in the west. Very hot in the north and west, hot in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12 Mon 11/12

38.9°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

33.4°C

Marree Ap

37.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

39.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

39.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

20.1°C

Neptune Island
Coldest

4.9°C

Keith

6.0°C

Keith

5.0°C

Mount Ive

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

N 31km/h

Ceduna
Windiest

48km/h

Thevenard Wind

59km/h

Wudinna Ap

53km/h

Minnipa
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Mt Gambier

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Mt Barker

0.2mm

Parndana
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 %
Increasing sunshine
18 24 5% < 1mm Nil SW 18 68 SW 28 43
Increasing sunshine
16 25 20% < 1mm Nil SW 17 73 WSW 25 32
Clearing shower
14 22 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 19 76 WSW 26 49
Mostly sunny
20 31 10% < 1mm Nil SW 20 67 SW 21 31
Mostly sunny
16 24 10% < 1mm Nil SW 12 81 SW 18 42
Mostly sunny
15 22 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 73 SSW 32 55
Increasing sunshine
18 24 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 27 79 SSW 33 56
Mostly sunny
22 35 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 29 54 SSW 24 29
Possible shower
26 37 30% < 1mm Nil S 19 37 SW 17 24
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Weather News

Warming up in Sydney

10:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

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.