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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Cool in south. Early coastal drizzle in south. Warm north. Becoming mostly sunny. Wind easing.

  • 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.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

29.4°C

Marree Ap
Hottest

32.5°C

Tarcoola Ap

40.1°C

Nullarbor

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

12.7°C

Parawa
Coldest

1.6°C

Keith

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.2°C

Karoonda

1.2°C

Karoonda

SSE 38km/h

Thevenard Wind
Windiest

46km/h

Nullarbor

140km/h

Moonta

81km/h

Lameroo
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.4mm

Moomba Ap

28.6mm

Birdwood

5.6mm

Crafers West

4.0mm

Mount Lofty
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 %
Possible shower
24 32 90% 5-10mm Nil N 23 29 NW 32 36
Possible shower
22 33 70% 5-10mm Nil N 28 28 NW 28 28
Possible shower
20 27 70% 1-5mm Nil N 28 46 NW 31 55
Showers
23 38 90% 10-20mm Nil N 29 30 NW 29 28
Possible shower
22 33 80% 10-20mm Nil N 21 43 NW 22 38
Possible shower
20 32 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 27 47 W 35 60
Possible shower
24 36 80% 5-10mm Nil N 31 46 NW 33 42
Possible shower
26 38 30% < 1mm Nil N 30 34 WNW 33 18
Showers
27 38 10% 10-20mm Nil N 32 35 NNW 32 28
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15:55 EDT

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Outback property Willowie sells prior to auction for first time since 1920

12:24 EDT

The drought in outback Queensland has forced a family to sell the sheep property they have called home for almost 100 years.