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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

37.0°C

Moomba 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:

15.5°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:

WSW 61km/h

Cultana Training Area
Windiest

74km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

57km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

66km/h

Tarcoola Ap
-
no rain last hr 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 %
Mostly sunny
15 28 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 13 68 S 23 44
Mostly sunny
13 27 40% < 1mm Nil S 10 78 SSW 14 45
Cloudy
13 21 40% < 1mm Nil SSW 18 89 SSW 22 69
Increasing sunshine
14 31 10% < 1mm Nil SSW 13 72 SSW 13 36
Mostly sunny
12 29 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 7 73 S 11 37
Mostly sunny
17 34 40% < 1mm Nil E 20 60 ESE 21 38
Mostly sunny
15 29 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 75 S 25 50
Sunny
22 41 20% < 1mm Nil E 28 36 NE 19 13
Sunny
19 38 10% < 1mm Nil E 21 33 NNE 11 16
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Owen reaches category two, cyclone shelters opened in north-east Top End

20:52 EDT

Cyclone shelters have been opened for people in Borroloola and Numbulwar as Tropical Cyclone Owen strengthens and has the potential to reach a Category 3 system by early on Thursday morning.

Cyclone Owen to bring wild weather to Queensland over coming days

20:43 EDT

Destructive winds, possible flooding and wild weather is expected to batter much of Queensland over the coming days as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicts Tropical Cyclone Owen will intensify into a category-three system by tomorrow.

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.

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