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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Saturday Cool in far south. Very warm far north. Fresh sea breezes . Mostly sunny.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Warm in the south. Mild far south. Hot in the far west and north.

  • Monday Hotter northerly winds developing very hot in west. Mostly sunny.

  • Tuesday Very hot throughout. Partly cloudy. Late cool SW change in the west.

  • Wednesday Hot and windy at first ahead of a change. Showers and storms developing in the west.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

29.5°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

40.1°C

Nullarbor

35.0°C

Moomba Ap

30.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

15.2°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.2°C

Karoonda

2.9°C

Keith

1.2°C

Karoonda

SSE 29km/h

Hindmarsh Is
Windiest

140km/h

Moonta

81km/h

Lameroo

55km/h

Minlaton Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.6mm

Birdwood

5.6mm

Crafers West

0.0mm

Andamooka

0.2mm

Keith
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 %
Possible shower
16 25 30% < 1mm Nil SW 19 60 SSW 32 51
Possible shower
14 25 80% < 1mm Nil SSW 24 72 SSW 33 67
Clearing shower
14 25 50% 1-5mm Nil SW 12 77 SW 17 51
Mostly sunny
20 34 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 31 55 SSW 28 29
Cloudy
14 25 30% < 1mm Nil SW 22 66 SW 25 39
Mostly sunny
20 33 10% 5-10mm Nil S 19 54 SSW 23 40
Possible shower
12 20 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 27 73 SW 29 58
Cloudy
17 29 40% 5-10mm Nil SW 23 64 SW 24 42
Mostly sunny
17 26 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 25 72 SSW 34 64
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Weather News

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13:00 EDT

Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.

Heat coming to Sydney next week a sign of things to come

12:59 EDT

Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.

Climate change means workdays need to change during heatwaves, public health official warns

11:08 EDT

Workplace changes will be needed to deal with more severe heatwaves and other impacts of climate change, a public health official has warned.