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South Australian Weather

Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Northerly winds. Mild in east. Warm in west. Dry apart from the odd light shower in far south.

  • Thursday Cooler change & isolated showers crossing state. Very warm and dry in the far north.

  • Friday Northerly winds. Warm in south. Hot in north. Cloud increasing in south. Light showers far south.

  • Saturday Windy. Cooler change crossing state. Hot in north. Showers developing in the south.

  • Sunday Cool in south. Showers, mainly early. Dry and warm to hot in north.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/09 Mon 18/09 Tue 19/09

32.0°C

Ceduna
Hottest

40.0°C

Mount Ive

32.6°C

Moomba Ap

26.8°C

Ernabella

40.0°C

Mount Ive

14.6°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

7.9°C

Yongala

1.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

0.4°C

Renmark Ap

-2.3°C

Renmark Ap

N 40km/h

Port Augusta Ap
Windiest

92km/h

Cape Willoughby

77km/h

Neptune Island

51km/h

Nullarbor
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Mount Compass

11.6mm

Heathfield

0.6mm

Longwood

0.2mm

Neptune Island
South Australia's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.5°C at
Moomba Ap in 2003
Lowest 4.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2004
Highest 26.0°C at
Ceduna in 1944
Lowest -4.5°C at
Yongala in 1995
Highest 125.0mm at
Wilpena Pound in 2001

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 %
Mostly sunny
12 21 5% < 1mm Nil W 13 70 WSW 18 49
Mostly sunny
11 23 5% < 1mm Nil S 11 78 SSW 21 56
Mostly sunny
10 22 5% < 1mm Nil NW 14 49 WSW 13 52
Mostly sunny
16 34 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 21 SW 22 13
Clearing shower
11 22 30% < 1mm Nil NW 14 71 WSW 20 57
Mostly sunny
13 31 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 26 10 - -
Possible shower
10 19 30% < 1mm Nil NW 19 81 WSW 22 63
Mostly sunny
9 29 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 22 23 W 19 16
Mostly sunny
11 26 5% < 1mm Nil NW 10 39 SSW 30 60
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