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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Tuesday Cold morning with fog patches in south. Cool day. Early light shower in the far south. Partly cloudy.

  • Wednesday Cold morning with fog patches in south. Cool day. Partly cloudy.

  • Thursday Cool. Cloud and wind increasing. Showers developing in the west and south.

  • Friday Freshening W/NW winds with late showers near coast. Mostly sunny in the north. Light-to-moderate winds.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

12.7°C

Cape Willoughby
Hottest

23.1°C

Nullarbor

24.0°C

Nullarbor

23.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

24.0°C

Nullarbor

1.8°C

Tarcoola Ap
Coldest

-1.6°C

Yongala

1.0°C

Arkaroola
 

-3.3°C

Yongala

WSW 25km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

57km/h

Cape Willoughby

70km/h

Neptune Island

61km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.0mm

Sutherlands

19.6mm

Parndana
 

19.6mm

Parndana
South Australia's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 34.2°C at
Cook in 1975
Lowest 3.5°C at
Mount Lofty in 1998
Highest 19.2°C at
Whyalla in 1975
Lowest -8.2°C at
Yongala in 1976
Highest 108.4mm at
Lenswood in 2013

South Australia Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
9 16 80% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 88 WSW 15 62
Cloudy
5 17 20% < 1mm Slight NW 4 99 WNW 10 50
Possible shower
5 13 40% < 1mm Slight NW 6 100 WSW 11 69
Mostly sunny
7 18 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 73 SE 7 38
Late shower
7 16 20% < 1mm Nil NW 4 100 WNW 4 62
Cloud increasing
5 16 10% < 1mm Slight SSE 6 79 SSW 8 42
Late shower
6 14 20% < 1mm Nil NE 9 90 NNE 9 70
Possible shower
5 17 40% < 1mm Slight W 7 99 WSW 9 51
Cloudy
6 15 30% < 1mm Nil NW 9 100 SW 11 75
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Weather News

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14:44 EST

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