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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog patches in south. Cool day. Early light shower in the far south. Partly cloudy.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches in south. Cool day. Partly cloudy.

  • Thursday Cool. Cloud and wind increasing. Showers developing in the west and south.

  • Friday Freshening W/NW winds with late showers near coast. Mostly sunny in the north. Light-to-moderate winds.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

12.8°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

23.1°C

Nullarbor

24.0°C

Nullarbor

23.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

24.0°C

Nullarbor

2.6°C

Nullarbor
Coldest

-1.6°C

Yongala

1.0°C

Arkaroola
 

-3.3°C

Yongala

SW 31km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

57km/h

Cape Willoughby

70km/h

Neptune Island

61km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Sutherlands

19.6mm

Parndana
 

19.6mm

Parndana
South Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.2°C at
Cook in 1975
Lowest 3.5°C at
Mount Lofty in 1998
Highest 19.2°C at
Whyalla in 1975
Lowest -8.2°C at
Yongala in 1976
Highest 108.4mm at
Lenswood in 2013

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
7 12 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 27 75 SW 33 54
Possible shower
6 12 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 20 86 W 28 58
Showers
6 11 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 23 85 SSW 27 67
Possible shower
5 13 40% < 1mm Slight WSW 21 77 WSW 30 46
Showers
4 9 60% 1-5mm Slight NW 18 95 WSW 29 69
Windy with showers
5 14 70% 1-5mm Slight SW 26 89 SW 37 68
Possible shower
6 12 40% < 1mm Nil NW 26 94 SSW 36 81
Mostly sunny
7 15 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 27 66 SSW 32 43
Possible shower
5 12 10% 1-5mm Slight SSW 22 83 SSW 34 54
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Weather News

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15:53 EST

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14:44 EST

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