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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Very hot in the north. Hot elsewhere. Cooler southerlies developing later in the S.

  • Saturday Scattered coastal showers and storms. Very hot in the north, warm along the coast.

  • Sunday Scattered light showers in the SE, otherwise dry. Very hot in the N, grading warm towards the coast.

  • Monday Brisk southerly winds in the S and central parts. Hot and mostly sunny in the north. Dry.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 16/01 Wed 17/01 Thu 18/01

41.7°C

Roseworthy
Hottest

40.3°C

Moomba Ap

43.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

45.3°C

Wudinna Ap

46.7°C

Marree Ap

21.6°C

Neptune Island
Coldest

8.8°C

Mt Gambier

11.8°C

Coonawarra

13.0°C

Robe Ap

0.0°C

Mount Ive

NW 40km/h

Cleve Ap
Windiest

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

66km/h

Strathalbyn

68km/h

Coober Pedy Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Birdwood

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

0.0mm

Woomera Ap
South Australia's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 50.7°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1960
Lowest 9.7°C at
Mount Lofty in 1994
Highest 35.5°C at
Arkaroola in 1982
Lowest 0.0°C at
Streaky Bay in 2014
Highest 182.4mm at
Arkaroola in 1984

South Australia Daily Summaries

Friday January 19, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
23.3 +6.1 - - 0.0
14.0 +2.8 - - 0.0
16.2 -0.1 - - 0.0
20.2 +5.3 - - 0.0
21.0 +5.7 - - 0.0
25.6 +7.8 - - 0.0
26.9 +4.6 - - 0.0
26.5 +5.7 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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