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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Fog then sunny in the W. Mostly sunny in pastorals. Mostly sunny in central. Mostly cloudy in the SE.

  • Friday Mostly sunny in the west and pastorals. Mostly sunny in central. Showers in the SE.

  • Saturday Fog then sunny in W. Sunny over the pastorals. Mostly sunny in central. Showers easing in the SE.

  • Sunday Showers in the W. Sunny over the pastorals. Mostly sunny in central. Fog then sunny in the SE.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 18/06 Tue 19/06 Wed 20/06

13.1°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

17.4°C

Nullarbor

19.0°C

Ernabella

20.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

30.4°C

Oodnadatta Ap

-5.0°C

Yunta
Coldest

-4.2°C

Yunta

1.0°C

Yongala
 

-5.5°C

Rosedale

NE 16km/h

Outer Harbor
Windiest

53km/h

Neptune Island

66km/h

Cape Willoughby

59km/h

Cape Willoughby
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Myponga

6.2mm

Nullarbor
 

43.8mm

Piccadilly
South Australia's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.0°C at
Witjira in 1996
Lowest 4.4°C at
Waikerie in 1969
Highest 19.6°C at
Arkaroola in 1995
Lowest -8.1°C at
Yongala in 1959
Highest 109.2mm at
Myponga in 1963

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 %
Cloudy
8 16 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 83 SSE 13 55
Cloudy
3 15 10% < 1mm Moderate ESE 3 90 S 8 59
Cloudy
6 13 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 6 90 WSW 12 75
Mostly sunny
4 16 30% < 1mm Slight SSE 6 87 S 11 56
Cloudy
5 13 20% < 1mm Slight E 6 96 SE 9 68
Possible shower
5 17 30% < 1mm Slight ENE 8 95 SSE 13 63
Mostly sunny
6 16 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 5 93 SSE 13 62
Sunny
3 18 5% < 1mm Moderate SE 13 69 S 15 34
Sunny
3 18 5% < 1mm Moderate ESE 15 56 S 8 32
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Weather News

Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.

Young farmers taught 'drought driving' skills as country roads plagued by millions of 'roos

14:26 EST

An initiative by Hay Inc in the New South Wales Riverina town of Hay is teaching young farmers life-saving 'drought driving' lessons on how to drive when faced with kangaroos on the road.

BOM declares a 50 per cent chance of El Nino this spring, possible dry and warm conditions ahead

13:31 EST

Warm and dry — that has been the story of the season, and now there is a good chance that is set to continue for south-east Australia.