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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cool in far south. Very warm far north. Fresh sea breezes . Mostly sunny.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Very hot throughout. Partly cloudy. Late cool SW change in the west.

  • Wednesday Hot and windy at first ahead of a change. Showers and storms developing in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

31.4°C

Tarcoola Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Nullarbor

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

29.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

11.0°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.2°C

Karoonda

2.9°C

Keith

1.2°C

Karoonda

SE 38km/h

Sellicks Hill
Windiest

140km/h

Moonta

81km/h

Lameroo

55km/h

Minlaton Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.6mm

Birdwood

5.6mm

Crafers West

0.2mm

Belair

0.2mm

Keith
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 %
Possible shower
23 32 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 23 31 WNW 34 42
Possible shower
19 28 70% 1-5mm Nil WSW 24 64 WSW 35 75
Possible shower
21 33 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 23 44 WNW 24 38
Cloud increasing
26 38 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 27 35 W 29 21
Possible shower
21 33 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 29 27 WNW 30 33
Late shower
25 38 40% 1-5mm Nil N 31 37 NW 32 29
Late shower
17 27 60% 1-5mm Nil N 26 46 NW 31 57
Possible shower
23 38 60% 5-10mm Nil N 30 32 NW 29 30
Possible shower
24 36 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 31 46 W 28 46
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Weather News

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13:00 EDT

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12:59 EDT

Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.

Climate change means workdays need to change during heatwaves, public health official warns

11:08 EDT

Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.