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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot and dry notherwesterly winds over central/east. Possible showers in the far southwest later.

  • Wednesday Hot and dry in the north. Cool change in the south during the day.

  • Thursday Very hot and dry in the north. Strengthening southerly winds throughout.

  • Friday Very hot and dry in the north. Windy and waralong the coast and adjacent interior.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

18.5°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

31.5°C

Moomba Ap

28.2°C

Moomba Ap

30.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

48.2°C

Tarcoola Ap

2.5°C

Coonawarra
Coldest

5.8°C

Keith

3.7°C

Yongala
 

3.7°C

Yongala

NE 35km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

77km/h

Neptune Island

62km/h

Lameroo

50km/h

Lameroo
-
no rain last hr Wettest

8.6mm

Parawa

5.4mm

Parawa
 

52.0mm

Owen
South Australia's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.2°C at
Renmark Ap in 2009
Lowest 10.0°C at
Mount Lofty in 1993
Highest 35.0°C at
Moomba Ap in 2004
Lowest 0.8°C at
Kybybolite Research Centre in 1980
Highest 472.4mm at
Noarlunga in 2011

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
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 61 SSE 27 39
Sunny
10 27 5% < 1mm Nil S 15 76 S 22 27
Mostly sunny
12 22 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 75 S 26 45
Increasing sunshine
12 29 5% < 1mm Nil S 20 62 S 22 25
Mostly sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 71 SSE 12 32
Sunny
14 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 22 77 S 29 53
Sunny
15 27 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 72 S 31 46
Sunny
18 35 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 42 SSE 22 17
Sunny
16 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 39 SSE 23 15
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Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

06:58 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.