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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Patchy rain, showers and storms moving east. Skies clearing later in western inland.

  • Tuesday Patchy rain in the east. Light winds throughout and cool.

  • Wednesday Showers and isolated storms in west. Windy and cloudy in the southeast.

  • Thursday Rain and showers across the north and west. Cool SW'ly winds with cloud increasing in the SE.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

15.5°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

21.1°C

Moomba Ap

19.6°C

Kyancutta

23.0°C

Coober Pedy Ap

32.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

3.5°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

1.3°C

Ernabella

1.5°C

Yunta
 

0.4°C

Yunta

N 38km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

111km/h

Neptune Island

40km/h

Neptune Island

61km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.2mm

Cudlee Creek

2.6mm

Streaky Bay
 

88.0mm

Lenswood
South Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Nullarbor in 1990
Lowest 5.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 2006
Highest 22.5°C at
Noarlunga in 2013
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yongala in 1957
Highest 181.0mm at
Waikerie in 1989

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 %
Mostly cloudy
10 17 60% < 1mm Nil NE 14 74 N 12 56
Possible shower
9 17 80% 10-20mm Nil NE 13 86 E 21 74
Mostly sunny
6 15 50% < 1mm Nil NE 4 87 ENE 10 60
Possible shower
12 16 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 23 75 NE 27 72
Mostly sunny
7 16 40% < 1mm Nil NE 11 82 - -
Cloudy
9 16 50% 5-10mm Nil ENE 11 71 NE 15 50
Mostly sunny
5 16 40% < 1mm Slight NNE 10 89 NNE 10 70
Mostly sunny
5 17 60% < 1mm Slight ENE 10 76 ENE 14 51
Mostly sunny
9 17 60% 5-10mm Nil NNE 9 79 NNE 12 59
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Weather News

Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.