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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Intense rain and storms in north spreading south. Heating up in the south. Very hot in the north.

  • Friday Intense rain & storms contracting to north & east. Drying out in the south. Dry on the west coast.

  • Saturday Very hot in far north with storms, some severe. Dry elsewhere. Hot in north. Warm in south.

  • Sunday Very hot in north & west with storms, some severe. Heating up in the south but generally dry.

SA Extremes and Records

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

33.1°C

Oodnadatta Ap
Hottest

42.7°C

Moomba Ap

44.9°C

Ceduna

43.0°C

Moomba Ap

46.3°C

Moomba Ap

6.5°C

Naracoorte Ap
Coldest

12.8°C

Snowtown

11.0°C

Mount Lofty
 

4.5°C

Karoonda

ESE 33km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

50km/h

Nullarbor

96km/h

Leigh Creek Ap

64km/h

Marree Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

6.9mm

Coober Pedy
 

67.2mm

Mount Bryan
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 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 %
Sunny
18 34 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 13 42 NNE 15 26
Sunny
13 34 70% < 1mm Nil E 13 49 - -
Sunny
12 31 70% 1-5mm Nil E 14 77 SSE 12 46
Sunny
16 36 40% < 1mm Nil E 13 41 ENE 9 17
Sunny
16 33 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 48 NNE 7 25
Mostly sunny
20 35 70% 5-10mm Nil ENE 15 59 ENE 13 49
Mostly sunny
20 33 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 9 58 NE 13 38
Showers
27 41 30% < 1mm Nil E 20 55 NE 12 32
Sunny
24 38 40% < 1mm Nil E 16 35 NNW 10 27
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19:00 EDT

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