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Mon 16:05 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Monday Widespread sun, cloud developing in the west later. Very hot in the W and NE, warm-to-hot elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Lights winds, widespread sun. Hot in the SE, very hot elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Very hot temperatures statewide. Afternoon storms and southerly change.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

  • Friday Possible storms far north, mostly dry elsewhere. Very hot in the NE grading to mild along the coast.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 08/12 Sat 09/12 Sun 10/12

33.3°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

30.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

33.4°C

Marree Ap

37.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

39.1°C

Nullarbor

12.0°C

Mt Gambier
Coldest

5.5°C

Nuriootpa

4.9°C

Keith

6.0°C

Keith

3.7°C

Nuriootpa

SSE 33km/h

Port Augusta Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Moomba Ap

48km/h

Thevenard Wind

59km/h

Wudinna Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.6mm

Lake George

0.2mm

Mt Gambier

0.2mm

Kuitpo

0.2mm

Kuitpo
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
18 27 80% 5-10mm Nil N 22 50 WNW 26 56
Possible shower
14 24 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 22 63 WSW 35 57
Possible shower
15 26 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 20 50 NW 24 45
Possible shower
22 35 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 26 45 WNW 33 25
Possible shower
18 30 90% 10-20mm Nil N 17 49 NNW 24 45
Possible shower
22 35 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 26 43 NNW 35 29
Rain
19 29 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 20 68 N 24 56
Late shower
21 33 80% 10-20mm Nil N 20 47 NNW 27 34
Possible shower
17 29 80% 5-10mm Nil NNW 24 53 W 31 52
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.