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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Intense rain and storms in north spreading south. Heating up in the south. Very hot in the north.

  • Friday Intense rain & storms contracting to north & east. Drying out in the south. Dry on the west coast.

  • Saturday Very hot in far north with storms, some severe. Dry elsewhere. Hot in north. Warm in south.

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

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

35.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

42.7°C

Moomba Ap

44.9°C

Ceduna

44.0°C

Moomba Ap

46.3°C

Moomba Ap

13.9°C

Robe
Coldest

12.8°C

Snowtown

11.0°C

Mount Lofty

6.0°C

Naracoorte Ap

4.5°C

Karoonda

ENE 37km/h

Roseworthy
Windiest

50km/h

Nullarbor

96km/h

Leigh Creek Ap

64km/h

Marree Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

6.9mm

Coober Pedy

7.0mm

Andamooka

7.0mm

Andamooka
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
16 30 10% < 1mm Nil SE 15 55 SSE 19 30
Mostly sunny
10 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 12 60 SSE 13 26
Increasing sunshine
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 12 79 SSW 19 57
Sunny
13 31 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 52 SSE 13 22
Sunny
12 29 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 67 ESE 10 30
Sunny
16 28 50% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 68 SSE 20 56
Sunny
17 28 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 69 S 20 45
Possible shower
23 35 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 24 58 SE 13 42
Mostly sunny
21 36 40% < 1mm Nil SE 25 46 SE 10 35
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Weather News

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08:09 EDT

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Kimberley flooding: Warnings ignored as wild weather lashes WA's north

20:11 EDT

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19:11 EDT

A national scientific agency says Queensland's UV index so far this summer is higher than in previous years.