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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Brisk southerly winds easing. Light showers about coasts clearing. Dry elsewhere.

  • Friday Showers in the south, mainly coasts, mainly light. Cool in the south. Mild to warm in the north.

  • Saturday Windy. Isolated showers in the south. Dry elsewhere. Mild throughout.

  • Sunday Isolated coastal showers, dry elsewhere. Southeasterly winds increasing. Cool in the south.

  • Monday Dry and clear statewide. Cloud in far southeast. Hot and dry in the north grading mild to coast..

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03

23.7°C

Marree Ap
Hottest

43.6°C

Moomba Ap

34.7°C

Marree Ap

37.1°C

Moomba Ap

44.5°C

Ceduna

11.9°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

7.1°C

Snowtown

6.7°C

Nuriootpa

2.7°C

Cummins

2.7°C

Cummins

SSW 37km/h

Murray Bridge Ap
Windiest

68km/h

Coober Pedy Ap

53km/h

Neptune Island

87km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.6mm

Lake George

6.0mm

Belair

10.0mm

Bridgewater

8.0mm

Port Pirie
South Australia's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.5°C at
Cook in 1986
Lowest 8.1°C at
Mount Lofty in 1999
Highest 33.9°C at
Tarcoola in 1965
Lowest -2.2°C at
Williamstown in 1970
Highest 214.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 1989

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 %
Mostly sunny
12 20 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 53 SSE 26 35
Mostly sunny
7 20 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 57 S 19 36
Cloudy
10 19 50% < 1mm Nil S 16 67 S 25 54
Mostly sunny
7 23 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 17 54 S 23 24
Mostly sunny
6 20 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 55 SSE 12 31
Mostly sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 66 SSE 30 49
Increasing sunshine
12 22 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 63 S 29 38
Sunny
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 30 50 SE 23 24
Sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 29 43 SE 25 22
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Weather News

Queensland school closures: What to do on a rainy day with the kids

15:34 EDT

South-east Queensland schools have been closed for today, with kindergartens and childcare centres also asking parents to collect children early.

NSW floods: Evacuation warnings for Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads areas as rescues underway

15:22 EDT

An evacuation warning has been issued by the SES for areas around Murwillumbah and Tweed Heads and 12 flood rescues are underway as floodwaters threaten towns and properties in northern NSW.

Ex-Cyclone Debbie has hit south-east Queensland: see how much rain she is dumping

15:16 EDT

After laying waste to the North Queensland Coast, ex-Cyclone Debbie has unleashed a torrent of rain on south-east Queensland, causing flash flooding and putting the region in lockdown.