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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Cool, breezy and showery in the south. Showers/storms in north wioth cooler gusty change.

  • Friday Cool in south. Early coastal drizzle in south. Warm north. Becoming mostly sunny. Wind easing.

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

  • 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.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

30.6°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

37.4°C

Moomba Ap

32.5°C

Tarcoola Ap

40.1°C

Nullarbor

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

9.4°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

6.1°C

Mt Gambier

1.6°C

Keith

8.6°C

Mount Lofty

1.6°C

Keith

SW 51km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

70km/h

Ernabella

46km/h

Nullarbor

140km/h

Moonta
-

0.6mm last hr

Mount Lofty
Wettest

23.6mm

Todmorden

11.4mm

Moomba Ap

28.6mm

Birdwood

21.8mm

Mt Crawford
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
13 22 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 14 53 SW 26 41
Mostly sunny
13 21 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 20 65 S 29 53
Possible shower
11 20 10% < 1mm Nil S 10 67 S 10 36
Sunny
14 29 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 44 SSE 21 19
Possible shower
9 24 20% < 1mm Nil SW 16 56 SW 18 32
Sunny
15 30 - < 1mm Nil SSE 25 41 S 20 20
Cloudy
9 19 20% < 1mm Nil WSW 21 69 SW 22 58
Possible shower
13 23 20% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 56 SSW 18 27
Possible shower
16 22 10% < 1mm Nil S 22 67 S 28 48
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Weather News

Eastern storms and southern shivers

16:00 EDT

Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.

Summer scorcher looms for two thirds of Australians

14:12 EDT

The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.