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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Patchy showers throughout, drier in the north. Brisk winds along the west coast.

  • Friday Rain and showers in the south, heaviest southeast. Cool morning and sunny in the western inland.

  • Saturday Patchy showers along the coast and southeast. Light winds inland. Mild in the north.

  • Sunday Cloud increasing in the west. Mild in the west. The odd shower abour the western coast.

  • Monday Patchy rain, showers and storms moving east. Skies clearing later in western inland.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 23/05 Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05

25.6°C

Ernabella
Hottest

23.3°C

Moomba Ap

27.5°C

Nullarbor

31.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

32.8°C

Oodnadatta Ap

9.8°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

0.4°C

Yunta

5.2°C

Yongala

6.8°C

Mount Lofty

0.4°C

Yunta

WSW 31km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

64km/h

Naracoorte Ap

85km/h

Cape Willoughby

81km/h

Cape Willoughby
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.4mm

Robe

23.0mm

Wilmington

51.4mm

Mount Hope

36.2mm

Mount Lofty
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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
9 19 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 76 ENE 14 52
Mostly sunny
7 18 5% < 1mm Nil E 12 83 ENE 15 56
Mostly sunny
6 17 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 90 ENE 14 68
Mostly sunny
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight E 10 74 ENE 15 49
Mostly sunny
6 16 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 6 87 ENE 10 56
Mostly sunny
9 22 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 15 86 NE 21 57
Mostly sunny
7 20 30% 1-5mm Nil ENE 8 77 ESE 13 51
Mostly sunny
12 22 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 20 73 NE 24 52
Mostly sunny
8 19 10% < 1mm Nil E 13 70 E 16 48
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