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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers developing in the south. Cool in the southeast, warm in the west.

  • Thursday Isolated showers along the coast, particularly SE. Gusty southerly winds over west coast.

  • Friday Possible showers in the N, light coastal showers. Cool to mild throughout.

  • Saturday Liight winds and patchy cloud in the north. Mostly dry throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09 Tue 02/09

11.9°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

33.1°C

Tarcoola Ap

31.3°C

Moomba Ap

19.0°C

Marla

31.3°C

Moomba Ap

0.6°C

Yunta
Coldest

5.5°C

Kimba

1.0°C

Tarcoola Ap
 

1.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

NNE 24km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Willoughby

79km/h

Neptune Island

53km/h

Neptune Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Clare
Wettest

12.0mm

Port Clinton

16.4mm

Cape Jaffa
 

16.4mm

Cape Jaffa
South Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.5°C at
Moomba Ap in 2003
Lowest 4.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2004
Highest 26.0°C at
Ceduna in 1944
Lowest -4.5°C at
Yongala in 1995
Highest 125.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 2001

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 %
Mostly sunny
7 18 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 64 S 16 40
Mostly sunny
2 18 20% < 1mm Moderate E 7 77 E 9 45
Mostly sunny
3 17 20% < 1mm Moderate E 11 80 SE 14 48
Mostly sunny
3 19 30% < 1mm Moderate SE 11 66 E 14 29
Mostly sunny
3 15 20% < 1mm Moderate ENE 10 84 E 15 54
Mostly sunny
4 19 5% < 1mm Slight E 10 79 SSW 20 42
Mostly sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight SE 13 76 SSE 23 48
Mostly sunny
8 22 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 19 57 SSE 12 23
Sunny
6 21 10% < 1mm Nil SE 20 50 SE 18 25
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Weather News

Spring starting damp in WA

18:11 EST

The Southwest Land Division is starting spring as winter ended, wet, helping grain crops recover after a drier-than-normal winter The Southwest Land Division dried out during August then picked up reasonable rain at the end of the month and is about to get spring off to a wet start, giving grain farmers some hope.

Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

South Australia warned of another severe bushfire season

15:08 EST

The latest bushfire outlook has warned of a heightened risk of fires across South Australia this summer.