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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Thursday Warm and mostly sunny in the south. Very hot and dry in central and northern areas.

  • Friday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Very warm in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Warm night. Hot day in the north. Cool change moving over the south.

  • Sunday Cool over the souheast, warm in the north. A few showers on southeast coast, dry otherwise.

  • Monday A few light showers on the coasts. Generally sunny and warm elsewhere.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

37.1°C

Leigh Creek Ap
Hottest

40.9°C

Moomba Ap

41.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

42.0°C

Andamooka

42.9°C

Tarcoola Ap

17.5°C

Parawa
Coldest

9.6°C

Coles Pt

9.4°C

Mt Gambier

9.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

SE 33km/h

Sellicks Hill
Windiest

68km/h

Sellicks Hill

48km/h

Cape Jaffa

64km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Coles Pt

0.3mm

Streaky Bay

0.0mm

Andamooka

0.8mm

Cleve Ap
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
(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 %
Sunny
17 30 20% < 1mm Nil NW 9 52 SW 27 32
Sunny
16 29 30% < 1mm Nil NE 12 54 SSW 31 49
Sunny
14 32 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 2 46 W 18 21
Sunny
22 41 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 23 S 15 6
Sunny
12 29 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 58 WSW 24 33
Sunny
22 40 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 19 W 13 8
Late shower
12 27 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 20 61 W 31 44
Sunny
16 37 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 8 47 W 21 13
Sunny
18 32 30% < 1mm Nil S 9 62 SSE 26 34
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Weather News

Perth to receive recycled hot air

11:13 EDT

Australia's western capital equaled its record of four consecutive days over 40 yesterday, with more heat to return.

Drought scheme helping western Qld contractors secure work raises $90,000

10:50 EDT

A western Queensland church has raised more than $90,000 for a scheme to keep rural contractors in work during the ongoing drought.

Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare

07:44 EDT

The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.