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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Dry and mostly sunny. Northerly winds increasing in the west.

  • Saturday Light winds & clear skies across north and central. A few showers in the south, dry elsewhere.

  • Sunday Cloudy with showers and stoms over central & east. Windy with showers in the south, dry in the west.

  • Monday Showers and storms in the south. Cold gusty change crossing the state.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 22/05 Wed 23/05 Thu 24/05

14.3°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

24.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap

21.9°C

Moomba Ap

22.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

31.5°C

Oodnadatta Ap

0.2°C

Yunta
Coldest

1.5°C

Ceduna

1.9°C

Yunta
 

-1.2°C

Keith

ENE 33km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

50km/h

Ernabella

38km/h

Leigh Creek Ap

48km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Millicent

4.4mm

Parawa
 

48.0mm

Uraidla
South Australia's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Nullarbor in 1990
Lowest 5.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 2006
Highest 22.5°C at
Noarlunga in 2013
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yongala in 1957
Highest 181.0mm at
Waikerie 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 %
Possible shower
9 16 30% 1-5mm Nil WSW 19 66 WSW 26 64
Mostly sunny
7 18 10% < 1mm Nil NW 9 78 SSW 19 53
Possible shower
4 14 50% < 1mm Slight WSW 9 83 WSW 18 59
Sunny
7 19 5% < 1mm Nil S 17 66 SSE 18 32
Possible shower
6 15 40% < 1mm Nil W 13 82 WSW 24 68
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight S 13 60 SSW 21 35
Showers
6 13 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 18 86 W 24 78
Mostly sunny
4 17 20% < 1mm Slight W 16 71 WSW 24 47
Mostly sunny
7 18 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 17 69 SSW 20 53
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.