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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Intense rain & storms contracting to north & east. Drying out in south with cooler southerly winds.

  • Saturday Very hot in far north with storms, some intense. 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.

  • Monday Hot ahead of cooler change. Showers and intense storms, clearing from west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

31.7°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

44.9°C

Ceduna

43.9°C

Marree Ap

44.0°C

Moomba Ap

46.3°C

Moomba Ap

12.2°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

11.0°C

Mount Lofty

6.0°C

Naracoorte Ap

12.0°C

Mount Lofty

4.5°C

Karoonda

SSW 44km/h

Hindmarsh Is
Windiest

96km/h

Leigh Creek Ap

64km/h

Marree Ap

111km/h

Adelaide Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.9mm

Coober Pedy

20.0mm

Mount Eba

61.0mm

Leigh Creek Ap

61.2mm

Leigh Creek Ap
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
(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
24 33 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 12 40 WNW 21 44
Showers
24 30 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 12 76 WSW 25 73
Possible shower
22 36 90% 1-5mm Nil N 9 44 NW 18 36
Possible shower
28 40 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 16 51 NW 19 34
Possible shower
20 34 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 13 45 NW 17 36
Possible shower
26 42 40% 5-10mm Nil NE 19 28 NNW 18 22
Showers
17 26 90% 5-10mm Nil N 16 73 NNW 20 69
Mostly sunny
21 40 80% 1-5mm Nil NE 14 35 NNW 19 21
Possible shower
24 37 80% 5-10mm Nil NNE 16 53 WNW 23 45
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Weather News

SA weather: Thousands without power after wild storms cross state

09:16 EDT

About 33,000 properties are without power in South Australia, with Adelaide being the hardest hit, after a storm front crossed the state last night.

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

09:04 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east today has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.