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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Dry and mostly sunny across the state. Very hot in the northeast, warm-to-hot elsewhere.

  • Friday Possible coastal showers otherwise mostly dry. Very hot in the west and north.

  • Saturday Dry statewide. Hot in the north, very warm elsewhere.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy in the south, clear elsewhere. Very hot in the north, very warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers in the east, dry in the west. Very hot in the northeast grading warm to coast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/03 Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03

30.8°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

38.9°C

Roxby Downs Ap

39.9°C

Moomba Ap

38.1°C

Moomba Ap

41.1°C

Marree Ap

14.7°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

10.8°C

Nullarbor

9.0°C

Kimba

8.5°C

Kimba

3.1°C

Keith

SE 37km/h

Thevenard Wind
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Borda

75km/h

Sellicks Hill

70km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

98.8mm

Lucindale

14.4mm

Cape Jaffa

2.0mm

Parawa

1.4mm

Parawa
South Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.5°C at
Cook in 1986
Lowest 8.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 1999
Highest 33.9°C at
Tarcoola in 1965
Lowest -2.2°C at
Williamstown in 1970
Highest 214.0mm at
Wilpena Pound 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 %
Showers
21 28 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 23 61 W 33 48
Rain clearing
18 24 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 26 72 SW 35 60
Rain developing
21 29 50% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 63 WSW 18 40
Windy
26 33 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 29 48 SSW 33 26
Late shower
20 30 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 25 65 W 30 49
Mostly sunny
26 37 70% < 1mm Nil N 17 37 WSW 25 27
Late shower
18 28 40% 1-5mm Nil NW 29 71 WNW 34 61
Rain developing
23 35 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 22 44 W 28 31
Rain
23 30 30% < 1mm Nil W 20 65 SW 32 44
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