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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot ahead of gusty cooler change. Showers/storms in west scattering east. Dry far NE.

  • Thursday Rain/showers over south and east, heavy in parts. Dry far west. Hot north, cool far southeast.

  • Friday Gusty showers and cool southeast. Warm and dry elsewhere, remaining breezy.

  • Saturday Showers in the S with a cool breeze. Warm and calmer further N.

  • Sunday Cloudy, cool in south with lingering showers. Warm to hot inland, grading to sunny in north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 09/12 Mon 10/12 Tue 11/12

39.3°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.5°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Avg: Rec:

42.1°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

43.6°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.1°C

Moomba Ap
Avg: Rec:

16.3°C

Cape Borda
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.0°C

Mount Lofty
Avg: Rec:

3.9°C

Naracoorte Ap
Avg: Rec:

10.5°C

Keith
Avg: Rec:

0.0°C

Hawker
Avg: Rec:

SW 50km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

74km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

66km/h

Tarcoola Ap
-

2.8mm last hr

Whyalla Ap
Avg: Rec:
Wettest

6.8mm

Wharminda
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.1mm

Cook
Avg: Rec:

10.2mm

Mobella
Avg: Rec:
- -

9.0mm

Loxton
Avg: Rec:
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
(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 %
Windy with showers
12 20 90% 5-10mm Nil SW 37 74 SW 41 78
Heavy rain
10 22 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 30 88 S 27 71
Heavy rain
12 20 90% 5-10mm Nil S 33 94 S 32 85
Showers
10 22 80% 5-10mm Nil WSW 36 82 SW 30 63
Showers
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil SW 29 83 SW 33 85
Cloudy
13 20 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 28 58 SSW 35 59
Windy with showers
12 19 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 41 70 SW 47 69
Sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 30 46 SW 30 22
Windy
9 23 30% < 1mm Nil SW 34 52 SW 38 36
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Weather News

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18:52 EDT

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Extreme weather on the way as tropical cyclone, southern low pressure system develop in the east

18:16 EDT

Two weather systems are coming together to create a deluge that is set to pummel much of the eastern seaboard in the coming days, with the Bureau of Meteorology issuing severe weather warnings in several states.

Farm lobby slams new Commonwealth and state governments' drought agreement

18:07 EDT

Farmers have slammed a new national drought agreement as a wasted opportunity.

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