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Sun 23:36 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Very hot in the north grading to hot in the south. Cloud, wind and showers building from the west.

  • Tuesday Possible storms central & E. Windy change in the S. Very hot in the north and northeast.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms in NE, isolated coastal showers SE. Mild on the coast, warm-to-very warm inland.

  • Thursday Hot in the north grading to mild in the south. Mostly sunny throughout.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

34.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

40.6°C

Moomba Ap

42.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.0°C

Coober Pedy Ap

45.5°C

Marree Ap

16.2°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

7.8°C

Padthaway

10.4°C

Naracoorte Ap
 

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

NNE 87km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

51km/h

Ernabella

55km/h

Neptune Island

98km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Inglewood Alert

0.0mm

Woomera Ap
 

54.0mm

Cockburn
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

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 %
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 54 W 19 27
Sunny
13 29 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 51 WSW 19 29
Sunny
11 29 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 6 50 WNW 15 17
Sunny
20 37 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 16 ESE 11 7
Sunny
10 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 4 60 - -
Sunny
20 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 15 20 WNW 14 8
Mostly sunny
11 26 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 14 68 W 22 43
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil S 8 52 W 13 15
Sunny
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 63 S 16 33
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Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.