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Fri 05:10 CST
Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Friday Showers and brisk winds in the southeast. Mild in the north, cool towards the coast.

  • Saturday Winds strengthening in the west, calmer elsewhere. Warm in the north, grading cool south.

  • Sunday Gusty showers, strongest along the coast. Hot in the north, grading cool south.

  • Monday Strong southwesterly winds easing. Showers across southern and southeastern parts.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08

11.9°C

Neptune Island
Hottest

36.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

24.0°C

Ernabella

25.0°C

Moomba Ap

36.0°C

Oodnadatta Ap

1.0°C

Nullarbor
Coldest

4.8°C

Nullarbor

2.9°C

Port Augusta Ap
 

-4.0°C

Yongala

WSW 51km/h

Neptune Island
Windiest

124km/h

Neptune Island

90km/h

Neptune Island

114km/h

Neptune Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.8mm

Meadows

31.7mm

Lobethal
 

54.0mm

Bridgewater
South Australia's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 36.5°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1946
Lowest 3.4°C at
Mount Lofty in 2003
Highest 22.3°C at
Oodnadatta Ap in 1995
Lowest -6.6°C at
Yunta in 2014
Highest 104.0mm at
Lenswood in 1992

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
10 17 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 31 82 W 31 70
Mostly sunny
9 18 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 27 83 WSW 27 67
Possible shower
6 14 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 24 100 W 26 82
Sunny
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 32 67 SW 29 38
Possible shower
6 16 60% 1-5mm Nil N 20 90 WSW 25 78
Mostly sunny
7 21 5% < 1mm Nil W 21 60 WSW 31 45
Showers
4 14 60% < 1mm Slight NNE 21 94 WNW 16 79
Clearing shower
6 20 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 24 67 W 31 51
Clearing shower
8 20 5% < 1mm Nil WNW 23 79 SW 31 57
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12:40 EST

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