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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Very hot and dry in the north. Mild-to-warm and mostly dry in the south.

  • Saturday Mostly clear and dry throughout. Hot in the north, grading to warm in the south.

  • Sunday Dry and sunny throughout, with light winds. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Dry statewide and light winds. Heat building throughout.

  • Tuesday Widespread heat across the state. Some cloud over the east, clear elsewhere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

37.9°C

Moomba Ap
Hottest

37.6°C

Nullarbor

40.2°C

Moomba Ap

39.9°C

Moomba Ap

48.2°C

Tarcoola Ap

14.5°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.0°C

Gluepot

8.9°C

Cummins

2.9°C

Keith

2.2°C

Coonawarra

SSE 44km/h

Thevenard Wind
Windiest

75km/h

Cape Willoughby

87km/h

Hindmarsh Is

53km/h

Marree Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Woomera Ap

2.2mm

Flinders Chase

0.8mm

Hindmarsh Is

0.8mm

Hindmarsh Is
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
24 38 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 37 SW 18 24
Mostly sunny
20 38 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 43 WNW 13 15
Mostly sunny
18 35 40% < 1mm Nil NE 13 58 SW 18 34
Mostly sunny
21 38 20% < 1mm Nil NE 11 42 ESE 11 19
Mostly sunny
20 36 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 1 41 SSE 5 23
Mostly sunny
21 38 10% < 1mm Nil E 11 47 S 21 37
Mostly sunny
22 38 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 54 SSE 16 35
Mostly sunny
24 39 10% < 1mm Nil E 20 30 ESE 22 15
Mostly sunny
22 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 32 SE 18 18
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