Fairfax Media Network

South Australian Weather

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 .

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

28.7°C

Marree Ap
Hottest

38.9°C

Roxby Downs Ap

39.9°C

Moomba Ap

38.0°C

Moomba Ap

41.1°C

Marree Ap

12.7°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

10.8°C

Nullarbor

9.0°C

Kimba

9.0°C

Kimba

3.1°C

Keith

ESE 33km/h

Neptune Island
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

1.0mm

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 %
Mostly sunny
14 22 40% < 1mm Nil W 14 60 WSW 23 46
Mostly sunny
12 21 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 81 SSW 26 59
Mostly sunny
8 22 30% < 1mm Nil Calm 72 SW 6 34
Sunny
14 28 30% < 1mm Nil S 28 61 S 20 24
Mostly sunny
10 22 40% < 1mm Nil W 14 73 W 22 44
Sunny
14 30 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 46 S 15 21
Possible shower
11 20 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 22 80 WNW 27 58
Mostly sunny
9 25 30% < 1mm Nil SW 12 69 SW 16 26
Mostly sunny
13 22 30% < 1mm Nil SSW 16 74 SSW 25 45
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Skies light up after storms

08:28 EDT

It was a golden end to a stormy afternoon in many parts of Australia yesterday as the setting sun painted the sky orange.

Sydney weather: Thousands without power after severe storm cuts power to homes

02:04 EDT

Thousands of homes and businesses in Sydney's west will remain without power overnight, following a severe thunderstorm which brought heavy rainfall and damaging winds.

Skies light up after storms

20:44 EDT

It was a golden end to a stormy afternoon in many parts of Australia as the setting sun painted the sky orange.