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Current Warnings
 

South Australia Forecast

  • Wednesday Light winds and mostly sunny in the east. Isolated showers/storms later in west & far north.

  • Thursday Cool, gusty change. Hot in north ahead of change. Showers/storms in north. The odd shower in south.

  • Friday Cool in south. Early coastal drizzle. Warm north. Becoming mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Mostly dry and sunny. Hot in the far west, mild in the east.

SA Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12

23.3°C

Tarcoola Ap
Hottest

44.9°C

Moomba Ap

37.4°C

Moomba Ap

31.0°C

Tarcoola Ap

45.9°C

Oodnadatta Ap

4.5°C

Keith
Coldest

6.5°C

Cummins

6.1°C

Mt Gambier
 

2.5°C

Mt Gambier

N 20km/h

Woomera Ap
Windiest

103km/h

Oodnadatta Ap

70km/h

Ernabella

46km/h

Nullarbor
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.2mm

Tieyon

23.6mm

Todmorden
 

23.6mm

Todmorden
South Australia's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 49.1°C at
Moomba in 1972
Lowest 8.3°C at
Mount Lofty in 2002
Highest 34.5°C at
Coober Pedy in 1980
Lowest -0.6°C at
Penfield Weapons Research in 1958
Highest 125.0mm at
Port Pirie in 1979

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
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 47 SSW 23 37
Sunny
10 28 5% < 1mm Nil E 16 57 S 24 45
Sunny
7 26 5% < 1mm Nil E 5 58 - -
Sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 34 ESE 16 15
Sunny
6 26 20% < 1mm Nil SE 6 57 SW 12 31
Sunny
13 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 33 SSE 16 17
Cloudy
7 20 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 11 72 WSW 20 63
Sunny
9 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 51 S 11 23
Sunny
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 62 S 23 44
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.