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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Possible showers near the coast and cool. Chance of thunder in the northwest and warm.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny after a cold morning. Warmer northerlies developing.

  • Sunday Late showers in the far southwest. Mostly sunny and dry elsewhere.

  • Monday Showers and storms over the north and west. Windy throughout. Drier in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

18.3°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

19.8°C

Marree Ap

20.3°C

Marree Ap

21.0°C

Moomba Ap

34.8°C

Moomba Ap

6.0°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

-0.8°C

Hawker

-1.6°C

Kadina

-0.5°C

Keith

-2.3°C

Gluepot

NE 25km/h

Nullarbor
Windiest

53km/h

Mt Crawford

42km/h

Neptune Island

53km/h

Cape Jaffa
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Price

11.4mm

Karoonda

4.0mm

Mt Barker

4.4mm

Mount Lofty
South Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1946
Lowest 3.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2003
Highest 22.3°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1995
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yunta in 2014
Highest 104.0mm at
Lenswood in 1992

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
8 16 60% < 1mm Nil S 20 80 SSW 24 58
Mostly sunny
5 18 20% < 1mm Slight SSW 18 83 SSW 22 63
Mostly sunny
3 13 60% < 1mm Moderate SSW 12 100 SSW 17 70
Sunny
5 21 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 24 63 SSW 25 27
Cloudy
6 15 70% < 1mm Nil S 16 93 SW 24 63
Sunny
4 19 10% < 1mm Slight SSW 22 79 SSW 28 39
Cloudy
7 15 70% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 85 SSE 24 59
Mostly sunny
4 18 30% < 1mm Slight SSW 19 94 S 23 48
Mostly sunny
6 17 60% < 1mm Nil S 21 87 SW 28 58
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Weather News

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11:15 EST

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10:44 EST

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