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Tue 05:10 CDT
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the north, mainly far north. Generally dry and cool to mild in south.

  • Wednesday Hotter, gusty northerly winds easing. Cloudy later. Isolated showers/storms later in west & far north.

  • Thursday Cool, gusty change. Hot in north ahead of change. Showers/storms in north. The odd shower in south.

  • Friday Cool in south. Early coastal drizzle. Warm north. Becoming mostly sunny.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

24.9°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

44.4°C

Moomba Ap

44.9°C

Moomba Ap

37.0°C

Moomba Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

8.0°C

Parndana
Coldest

7.2°C

Mt Gambier

6.5°C

Cummins
 

2.5°C

Mt Gambier

S 18km/h

Minnipa
Windiest

96km/h

Kadina

103km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

70km/h

Ernabella
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Clare

9.0mm

Ironstone Road
 

9.0mm

Ironstone Road
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 %
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 48 SSW 22 34
Sunny
6 27 20% < 1mm Nil SE 6 57 SW 12 29
Mostly sunny
7 20 20% < 1mm Nil W 11 73 WSW 19 60
Sunny
9 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 11 50 S 11 22
Sunny
7 26 5% < 1mm Nil E 6 59 S 5 26
Sunny
10 29 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 54 SSE 22 42
Sunny
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 61 SSE 21 41
Sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 34 ESE 17 14
Sunny
13 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 33 SSE 16 17
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Weather News

NSW weather: Severe thunderstorm works its way from Sydney to state's north

22:27 EDT

Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.

A case of history repeating itself: What is wrong with South Australia's electricity network?

18:43 EDT

Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.

Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.