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South Australian Weather

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.

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

33.1°C

Roxby Downs Ap
Hottest

40.9°C

Moomba Ap

41.6°C

Oodnadatta Ap

41.0°C

Roxby Downs Ap

42.9°C

Tarcoola Ap

12.0°C

Mount Lofty
Coldest

9.6°C

Coles Pt

9.4°C

Mt Gambier
 

6.9°C

Naracoorte Ap

SE 48km/h

Sellicks Hill
Windiest

68km/h

Sellicks Hill

48km/h

Cape Jaffa

59km/h

Sellicks Hill
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Coles Pt

0.3mm

Streaky Bay
 

75.8mm

Coffin Bay
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 %
Mostly sunny
16 26 50% < 1mm Nil S 16 55 SSW 29 36
Mostly sunny
16 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 68 S 33 51
Mostly sunny
14 25 40% < 1mm Nil S 11 67 SSW 19 30
Sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 32 47 SSE 26 16
Mostly sunny
13 24 70% < 1mm Nil SSW 17 62 SW 22 34
Sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 24 38 S 19 17
Possible shower
13 22 80% < 1mm Nil SW 22 62 SW 30 38
Increasing sunshine
14 29 10% < 1mm Nil S 22 61 SSW 26 21
Increasing sunshine
17 26 20% < 1mm Nil S 26 75 S 32 40
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Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

21:26 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

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

16:23 EDT

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

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.